Connect a Rubric to a Discussion Topic

  1. Select Collaboration on the navbar and click Discussions. 
  2. Select Edit Topic from the context menu next to the discussion topic name.
    Identifies Edit Topic
  3. Click on the Assessment tab and click the Add Rubric button.
    Identifies Assessment tabIdentifies Add Rubric
  4. Check the box next to the rubric you wish to associate with the discussion topic. Click the Add Selected button.  
  5. Click the Save and Close button.
NOTE: Only published rubrics can be connected to an activity. If you do not see the rubric you are looking for to add to the discussion topic, you have probably forgotten to set its status to “Published." Do that in Rubrics, then go back and add the rubric as instructed above.