VoiceThread Mobile

When: May 16, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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 Basics 4- VoiceThread and your LMS

When: May 2, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 3- Moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying

When: April 25, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to use comment moderation to formatively assess student work, give private feedback, use threaded commenting, and copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups. (*Note: Moderated and Threaded comments are not available to free trial users.)


VoiceThread Basics 2- groups and secure sharing

When: April 18, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 1- upload, comment and share

When: April 11, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


Humanizing Online Learning with VoiceThread

When: March 21, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

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

In this workshop, 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 members.


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

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

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.


VoiceThread Basics 4- VoiceThread and your LMS

When: January 31, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 3- Moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying

When: January 24, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to use comment moderation to formatively assess student work, give private feedback, use threaded commenting, and copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups. (*Note: Moderated and Threaded comments are not available to free trial users.)


VoiceThread Basics 2- groups and secure sharing

When: January 17, 2017 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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 1- upload, comment and share

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

In this workshop, 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 members.


Beat the Next Snow Day with VoiceThread

When: December 6, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Have you already had your first snow day? There will be more snow days to come, but you don’t have to lose a full day of instruction. VoiceThread lets you be there even when you’re not. In this workshop, participants will learn how to create asynchronous conversations around course content so students can continue to … Continued


VoiceThread Mobile

When: November 29, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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


Using VoiceThread for Student Portfolios

When: November 22, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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. We will showcase a variety of student portfolio examples and collaborate on a shared brainstorm discussion.


VoiceThread and your LMS

When: November 8, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

When: November 1, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: October 18, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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.


VoiceThread Mobile

When: October 4, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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 Basics 4- VoiceThread and Your LMS

When: September 28, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 3- Moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying

When: September 21, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to use comment moderation to formatively assess student work, give private feedback, use threaded commenting, and copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups. (*Note: Moderated and Threaded comments are not available to free trial users.)


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

When: September 7, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


Teaching Languages with VoiceThread

When: August 24, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Speaking and listening are fundamental to language learning. In this workshop, participants will learn how to use VoiceThread’s audio and video tools to engage learners in a more authentic way. Spanish teacher and VoiceThreader Araceli Trujillo will co-facilitate this session and share her innovative approaches to language instruction.


What’s New with VoiceThread?

When: August 17, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this session, you will learn about the new features and improvements for 2016. We’ll demo features that you can use right now and learn what we are working on next. We will discuss accessibility updates, improvements to the group spaces, YouTube integration, mobile app integration with Google drive and more!


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

When: August 10, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: July 27, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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.


Humanizing Online Learning with VoiceThread

When: July 20, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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


VoiceThread Basics 4- VoiceThread and your LMS

When: July 6, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 3- Moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying

When: June 22, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to use comment moderation to formatively assess student work, give private feedback, use threaded commenting, and copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups. (*Note: Moderated and Threaded comments are not available to free trial users.)


VoiceThread Basics 2- Groups and secure sharing

When: June 15, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will begin to explore the features available to VoiceThreaders with a full license. Participants will learn how to create groups, set sharing permissions within those groups and privately share VoiceThreads with individuals.


VoiceThread Basics 1- Upload, comment and share

When: June 8, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


VoiceThread Mobile

When: June 1, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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


Teaching Languages with VoiceThread

When: May 25, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this interactive session, participants will exchange ideas about creating learning experiences with VoiceThread around improved reading and writing skills in any language. Whether students are learning English or any other language, vocabulary, grammar and speaking are fundamental elements of any course. After completing this training, educators will be better equipped to design innovative lessons … Continued


Using VoiceThread for Assessments

When: May 18, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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.


VoiceThread for Flipped, Blended, and Hybrid Classes

When: May 11, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

The flipped classroom is usually described as “lecture at home, homework in class.” While this may be true for teachers who use one-way, broadcast video tools to record lengthy lectures, it doesn’t need to be the case. Lesson design doesn’t need to include passive learning either at home or in school. In this workshop, educators … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

When: May 4, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


VoiceThread and Storytelling

When: April 27, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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.


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: April 20, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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. *Everyone who registers will receive the full recording and other resources the day after the … Continued


Game Based Learning and VoiceThread

When: April 13, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, participants will discuss various ways to blend gaming into their lessons with VoiceThread. We will showcase a variety of games you can create with VoiceThread and brainstorm other ways to begin game-based learning. Participants will also have pre-workshop access to an interview with Greg Toppo, the author of The Game Believes in … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 4- VoiceThread and your LMS

When: March 30, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will work on integrating VoiceThread into an LMS environment. With LMS integration educators can create and share VoiceThreads and grade student work. Participants will learn how to use the assignment builder feature to assess student work during a hands-on segment. Everyone who registers will receive the recording of the session the … Continued


VoiceThread Basics 3- moderating comments, private and threaded replies, and copying

When: March 16, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In our third workshop in the series, participants will learn how to use comment moderation to formatively assess student work, give private feedback, use threaded commenting, and copy VoiceThreads for use with multiple groups. (*Note: Moderated and Threaded comments are not available to free trial users.)


VoiceThread Basics 2- groups and secure sharing

When: March 9, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, we will begin to explore the features available to VoiceThreaders with a full license. Participants will learn how to create groups, set sharing permissions within those groups and privately share VoiceThreads with individuals.


VoiceThread Basics 1- upload, comment and share

When: March 2, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, 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 members.


Using the VoiceThread Manager Tools

When: February 24, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Whether you manage your own license or you manage VoiceThread for your district or higher ed institution, this workshop will help you navigate the manager tools. In this session, you will learn how to add members, use our analytics, reset student passwords, and more.


Tapping VoiceThread and OneWorld Classrooms for Powerful Global Connections

When: February 23, 2016 3:30 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

OneWorld Classrooms is a nonprofit whose mission is to build bridges of learning and understanding between local and global classrooms through the arts and technology. Director Paul Hurteau will inform workshop participants about how they can involve their classrooms/youth groups in the K-12 Global Art Exchange, through which students share original art with each other … Continued


VoiceThread and STEM Classes

When: February 17, 2016 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Jobs in STEM-related fields are increasing in importance, and today’s students need a deeper understanding of STEM subjects to perform in a global economy. In this interactive session, participants will have an opportunity to exchange ideas about STEM lesson design with VoiceThread and connect and share with other educators. The focus will be on student-centered … Continued


Boosting VoiceThread Adoption at your Institution

When: February 17, 2016 2:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

This session is designed for administrators and instructional support teams who are looking for ways to encourage faculty to blend VoiceThread into their courses. We will discuss strategies you can use and showcase examples highlighting the value of VoiceThread.



How to use VoiceThread for World Read Aloud Day

When: February 10, 2016 12:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

VoiceThread and LitWorld are teaming up to bring you a new way to participate in World Read Aloud Day! Every year, classrooms around the world celebrate literacy education and this year you can share your love of reading with the world. In this session, we will show examples of different VoiceThreads you can create and share … Continued



VoiceThread Mobile

When: December 9, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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


Student-Led Flipped Professional Development

When: December 2, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Are you harnessing the power of the digital natives in your school? In this workshop, students and teachers can learn how to create student-led “flipped” professional development for their faculty. *This workshop is specifically geared toward students, so teachers are encouraged to invite their students to join us.


VoiceThread and Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

When: November 24, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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.


VoiceThread and Game Based Learning

When: November 18, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Are you interested in game–based learning? Then come play games with us during our November workshop! Whether you teach graduate students or kindergarteners, you will learn some fundamentals of educational game design that will improve engagement and retention with your students. This workshop is facilitated by instructional designer George Haines and features guest presenter Dr. … Continued





Basics 3

When: October 7, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)


Basics 2

When: September 30, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)


Basics 1

When: September 23, 2015 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)