Notifications alert users about events in Interact such as new forum posts, assignments needing grading (teachers) or Badges awarded.

New notifications are highlighted with a number in the notifications menu at the top of the screen:


Clicking there displays any new notifications, along with the option to mark all as read, to go to the notifications preferences page, to change how notifications are received, and to view all notifications.

Notification Options

You can configure how you are notified of new events from your notification preferences page accessed from the User Menu or from the gear icon in the notifications menu.