When: September 11, 2018 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, the new closed captioning features, and VoiceThread Universal to design accessible lessons.
When: September 18, 2018 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.
When: September 25, 2018 7:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Are you interested in game-based learning? Then come learn about gamification and play some games with us during this workshop! Whether you teach graduate students or kindergarteners, you will learn some fundamentals of educational game design that can improve engagement and retention with your students.
When: October 2, 2018 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.