VoiceThread serves as an alternative to written discussions or PowerPoint presentations and actually fosters a stronger sense of community since you can create and utilize more interactive forms of media. Learn More....
Students can also create their own VoiceThreads. Students can then comment on each slide either with a written comment or a verbal comment, making it a more dynamic conversation based on the students' communication strengths.
Making VoiceThread accessible to all user at all times is also important. Especially when you are adding video/audio to your VoiceThread. When doing this, it is best to attach a link to a pdf/document transcript below the video.
Contact the Academic Technology and Online Learning Team for more details.