VoiceThread Mobile

When: September 19, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Online course design has changed a lot in the last 10 years. Over 80% of students now use smartphones and tablets for academic work. In this workshop, participants will learn how to design lessons with mobile learners in mind. We will explore the differences between VoiceThread’s mobile app and the traditional browser version, and participate … Continued


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: September 26, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Participants will learn how VoiceThread can help educators provide multiple means of engagement, representation, action and expression for their courses. Participants will learn how to use VoiceThread’s multi-modal communication platform, closed captioning feature, and VoiceThread Universal to design accessible lessons.


Humanize Your Online Course with VoiceThread

When: October 3, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Creating engaging online courses is not easy. In many discussion-board based courses, students feel isolated and disconnected from their instructors and classmates. VoiceThread bridges the gaps in social presence typically found in online courses. In this workshop, educators will learn how to establish a social presence and connect with their students using VoiceThread to improve … Continued


Using VoiceThread for Assessments

When: October 10, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Are you looking for new ways to assess your student work? If you use written exams and quizzes, this workshop can show you alternative ways to evaluate student learning using VoiceThread. We will discuss strategies for improving student presentations, using comment moderation, and designing portfolios that can replace written exams.