Rename the announcements forum
You can rename the announcements forum to another name you prefer, such as "Latest News" or "Updates".
To change, click on the small pen icon next to the existing Announcements name.
You will then be able to edit the title.
Once you have changed the name, hit enter to save the new title.
To hide your Announcements, click on "Edit" on the right side of the Announcements tab > then select Hide
Announcements will now be hidden from students
To make Announcements available again
Click "Edit" > then select "Show"
Announcements are now visible to students.
Changing the description
Click on "Edit" > then select "Edit Settings"
Type in a new description in the "Description" text field. You can also change the Forum name in the tab above if you wish.
To save click "Save and return to course" or "Save and Display"