These instructions explain how to turn on email notifications for discussion board comments. When a discussion board comment is made in a course with this feature enabled, the designated instructor(s) will receive an email notification.
Click on Content
Click into the Course containing the discussion board:
Click on the course's Settings tab:
Select the name(s) of the instructor you would like to receive the notifications in the Discussion Board Notifications section:
Once this feature has been enabled, the selected instructor(s) should receive an email like the one below after any discussion board comments in this course: