Author: Lesley Speller

VoiceThread Workshop, May 22nd

VoiceThread is a discussion platform that uses video, audio, or chat, to create threaded conversations for your course. Upload, share, and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files, and video. This tool can let students participate and collaborate anytime from anywhere. Voicethread can be used from any browser or in the VoiceThread app on iPad or iPhone.

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Collaborate Ultra Workshop, May 19th

Collaborate Ultra is Blackboard’s built-in video conferencing tool. Participants can see others via webcam, hear and ask questions via voice or instant messaging, and share presentations and ideas using a common whiteboard or by sharing screens. Sessions are recorded and can be posted with other course materials in a Blackboard course or shared outside of Blackboard as a direct link. This method allows for more of an in-class feel with discussions and communication occurring just as it would in class.

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