VoiceThread Workshops – March 2022
If you are new to VoiceThread or just want some new ideas, join us for these interactive and hands-on explorations.
About the Workshops
These workshops are completely free. The sessions are led by VoiceThread instructional designer and online educator, George Haines. George will share his expertise to help you get the most from VoiceThread.
VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL) – March 8 at 1:00pm ET – Register
Participants will learn how VoiceThread can help educators provide multiple means of engagement, representation, action, and expression for their courses. We will review how to use VoiceThread’s multi-modal communication platform, the new closed captioning features, and VoiceThread Universal to design accessible lessons.
Using VoiceThread for Student Portfolios – March 15 at 1:00pm ET – Register
If you are interested in learning how to use VoiceThread as a portfolio tool to showcase student work or to provide feedback for their work in progress, we can help! In this workshop, we will showcase a variety of student portfolio examples and collaborate on a shared brainstorm discussion.
VoiceThread Advanced Skills – March 22 at 1:00pm ET – Register
In this workshop, participants will learn about more advanced VoiceThread features. We will demonstrate how to integrate Google Drive content via our Media Sources, how to change language displays, adjust playback settings, and more. Portions of the workshop will be hands-on.
Teaching Languages with VoiceThread – March 29 at 1:00pm ET – Register
In this interactive session, participants will exchange ideas about creating learning experiences with VoiceThread around improved reading and writing skills in any language. No matter what language students are learning, vocabulary, grammar and speaking are fundamental elements of any course. After completing this training, educators will be better equipped to design innovative lessons to develop these fundamentals with their students.