If you are an instructor, you may want to create your own salon. A salon can be created to support any component. A course, a learning unit, a reading, group of students, a topic, whatever you want. Wikipedia defines salon as a group of intelletuals gathered to discuss a topic of interest ( Wikipedia definition of salon). Classroom Salon attempts to create the same intellectual and collaborative environment using an online platform.
Creating a salon is easy. Follow the steps below.
1. CREATE A SALON:
From the home page click on “Salons” or “Create a Salon” options as shown below.
2. ENTER INFORMATION:
In the window (as shown below), enter all required information.
The following fields are required or optional.
- Salon name (required)
- Salon description (required)
- Public (anyone can join) or Private (users can join with your permission)
- Salon disciplines (areas that might help users find your salon – optional)
- Salon image – An image that represent your salon