Humanize Your Online Course with VoiceThread

When: May 22, 2018 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 for Nursing Educators

When: August 1, 2017 1:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

In this workshop, Nursing educators will learn how to create dynamic lessons and assessments with VoiceThread. Guest facilitator, Jaime Hannans, RN, PhD, will showcase examples from her courses and discuss VoiceThread lesson design for Nursing students.

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 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

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.