Yes! By default, students can like and comment on journal entries. The goal of comments is to give students an authentic audience of their peers and parents, encouraging better work and real feedback.
All student comments require teacher approval and will show up in the approval queue.
If you want to disable likes or comments for your class:
- Tap your Profile Icon
- Tap Manage Class
- Tap Student likes and comments
- Turn the switches to OFF
Use this poster for guiding student comments: