How can I go into settings and make the announcements visible to students?
Hi Bernard Shuford Welcome to the Canvas Community. You're in the right place! If students can't see your Announcements, it's likely the menu item has been disabled. In Settings, click on the Navigation tab at the top. This is where you control the order and accessibility of menu items. If Announcements is in the bottom part, click-and-drag it to the top, as covered here: How do I manage Course Navigation links?
While you're in Settings, did you know you can have recent Announcements appear on the HOME page? I recommend this, because then there's another place students will see them. Details are here: How do I show recent announcements in the Course Home Page?
If all that does not help, make sure you did not enable a checkbox accidentally to delay the posting of an announcement. That's illustrated here: How do I delay posting an announcement until a specific date in a course? just in case it may be another item to check.
Hope this helps, Bernard!
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