Use VoiceThread in Canvas


  1. Make an Account in VoiceThread

    • Go to and sign up for an account using your email address. If you have already done this, skip to step 2.
  2. Create a New Assignment in Canvas

    1. From the Assignments page, click the red button to add a new assignment.

    2. Give the assignment a title
    3. In the "Submission Type"box, select "External Tool" from the pull-down.
    4. In the "Enter or find an External Tool URL field, type "VoiceThread" and click "find."
    5. Select VoiceThread from the list that appears.
    6. The VoiceThread setup page will display four options for what you may link to within VoiceThread. Note: If you want VoiceThread integrated with your gradebook, you must use the Assignment Builder. See section 2 of these instructions for more information about these options.
    7. Save (or Save & Publish) the assignment.

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