VoiceThread

VoiceThread is an online collaboration and discussion platform in Blackboard. You can easily comment and respond with audio, video, or text; upload media (images, videos, presentations, etc.) for discussion; and create graded or ungraded assignments. The instructional uses for VoiceThread include student presentation, online discussions, foreign language assignments, and more.

Self-Help Documents

Topic TU-specific Doc VoiceThread Support
Creating a link in Blackboard PDF Article
Creating an assignment PDF  
Linking to an assignment PDF  
Grading an assignment PDF  
Editing
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Settings  

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Using Identities PDF  
Viewing  

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Commenting  PDF

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Sharing  

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Groups and contacts  

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Submitting assignments (for students) PDF

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Support

If you need help with VoiceThread, use their support system or email pro-support@voicethread.com. If you are experiencing Blackboard issues, please submit a TechHelp service request to the TU Blackboard team. 

INSTRUCTIONAL LECTURE CAPTURE GUIDELINES AND RELEASE FORM  

Guidelines

Faculty and staff who intend to use instructional lecture capture resources supported by Towson University are to adhere to the Instructional Lecture Capture Guidelines to ensure the FERPA regulations are not violated.

Release Form

If a faculty/staff member intends to reuse recordings where the image, voice or materials of students are captured, the Instructional Lecture Capture Release Form must be used. *Be sure to read the guidelines (above) first.

 

 

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