What is VoiceThread?
VoiceThread is a web-based tool you can use to have engaging discussions with your students around videos, images and PowerPoints. With VoiceThread, teachers can create mini-lectures and students can add audio or webcam responses from their laptops or mobile devices.
How do I get started?
VoiceThread is integrated with college’s Learning Management System (LMS) Moodle.
There are four simple steps to using VoiceThread in your Moodle course.
- Adding VoiceThread to your course
- Setting up your VoiceThread link
- Waiting for students to submit work (if you’ve created a graded assignment)
- Grading student work (if you’ve created a graded assignment)
Watch a video tutorial on using VoiceThread in Moodle course (length 6:26 min)
What support option are available?
VoiceThread offers series of Basic workshops on how to get started with uploading, commenting and sharing in your LMS. To register to any of these online workshops go to https://voicethread.com/workshops/category/basics/ . For on-demand viewing of past workshops go to Workshops archive.
If you run into technical problem email firstname.lastname@example.org.