VoiceThread Workshops – July and August 2020
VoiceThread Basics 1: Upload, Comment, and Share
July 14 at 12:30pm ET – Register
Participants will learn how to upload media, comment and annotate on that media, and share it with others. This will be a slow paced, step-by-step, hands-on workshop. It is open to both VoiceThread license holders and free accounts.
VoiceThread Basics 2: Groups and Secure Sharing
July 21 at 1:00pm ET – Register
We will begin to explore the features available to VoiceThreaders with a full license. Participants will learn how to create groups and subgroups, set sharing permissions within those groups, and privately share VoiceThreads with individuals.
VoiceThread Basics 3: Moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying
August 4 at 1:00pm ET – Register
In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to give private feedback, use threaded commenting, copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups, and use comment moderation to formatively assess student work.
VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
August 11 at 2:00pm ET – Register
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 features, and VoiceThread Universal to design accessible lessons.
Using VoiceThread in Canvas
August 18 at 1:00pm ET – Register
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to create VoiceThreads and then add them to your Canvas course as lessons or assessments.
Using VoiceThread in Blackboard
August 25 at 1:00pm ET – Register
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to create VoiceThreads and then add them to your Blackboard course as lessons or assessments.
About the Workshops
These workshops are completely free. The sessions are led by our instructional designer and online educator George Haines. George will share his expertise to help you get the most from VoiceThread.