Create a Collaborative VoiceThread

OVERVIEW: We normally use VoiceThread (VT) to record lectures and occasionally allow students to comment or ask questions.  But what about creating a single VT where all your students actually contribute the content?  For example, instead of having every student...

Comment Moderation and Private Replies on VT

One of the settings you’ll find when looking at a VoiceThread’s playback settings is Moderate Comments. Comment Moderation makes other people’s comments invisible to everyone except the VoiceThread’s creator or someone who’s been granted editing rights.    Comment...

Kapwing: a free, online movie editor

The TLT often gets this question: besides iMovie, what free video editor might you suggest for students? One new option is Kapwing.  Kapwing is an online image, video, and GIF editing platform whose mission is to enable digital storytelling. Unlike most online editing...

Viewing Statistics for Discussions

The statistics tool for OAKS Discussions allows instructors to view data for the whole class and individual students. This can be used to monitor student engagement and track participation in Discussions. See this TLT tutorial for directions on how to view OAKS...
Using Zoom in the Classroom, in the Office, and in OAKS

Using Zoom in the Classroom, in the Office, and in OAKS

Zoom is an online communications service that allows members to hold sessions (called Meetings), either one-on-one or in a group.  It can be used to conduct video chats, audio chats, collaborate on an interactive whiteboard, and to share your screen with your...