Teaching Commons > Teaching Guides > Technology > Desire2Learn > Tools > VoiceThread > Adding a VoiceThread Link
VoiceThread can be added to a D2L course as an External Learning Tool. Depending on the goal of the assignment, students can interact with VoiceThreads through discussion formats or through presentations.
Due to issues with accessibility, at this time VoiceThread is not recommended for lectures. See the
Panopto guides for information on a tool that can be used to record lectures.
Note: To add a link where students can authenticate their VoiceThread accounts or create VoiceThreads on their own, select the
VT Home display option.See
Creating a VoiceThread for information on the other display options and using VoiceThread for specific kinds of activities.
If setting up VoiceThread for a discussion format, follow the directions to
Use VoiceThread for Discussions.
If VoiceThread will be used for student presentations, see the directions to
Use VoiceThread for Presentations.
If sharing a previously-created VoiceThread, use the directions on
Sharing a VoiceThread to either
Share an Individual VoiceThread or
Share a VoiceThread in Course View