Using VoiceThread for Student Portfolios

When: March 24, 2020 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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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. … Continued

VoiceThread and Storytelling

When: March 10, 2020 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Most cognitive scientists agree that storytelling is a great way to help your message stick in the minds of an audience. Our minds are fine-tuned to remember information shared within a narrative structure, not a broadcast lecture. In this workshop, participants will learn how to use VoiceThread to create engaging stories with their students. … Continued

Humanize Your Online Course with VoiceThread

When: March 3, 2020 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 course satisfaction and student learning. … Continued

VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: February 25, 2020 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, the new closed captioning features, and VoiceThread Universal to design accessible lessons. … Continued