A creative web based collaborative resource excellent for project based learning. District subscription is available for all schools. Use for student projects, development of training amterials and more.
Online media album that allows a group of people to make comments on images, videos, and documents, really simply. You can participate 5 different ways - using your voice (with a microphone or telephone), text, audio file, or video (with a webcam). It's easy to control who can access and comment on a VoiceThread, which makes it a secure place to talk about almost anything: business and academic presentations, travelogues, family history, art critiques, language study, tutorials, book clubs and digital storytelling. A VoiceThread allows an entire group conversation to be collected from anywhere in the world and then shared in one simple place.
Each school has a building administrator, or contact Instructional Technology and Media
Introduction to using - http://voicethread.com/
NY Education Association - http://www.njea.org/news-and-publications/njea-review/march-2011/voicethread
7 Things You Should Know About Voicethread - Educause - http://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/ELI7050.pdf
YouTube How to use - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-U1wlRrKyyk&edufilter=-hVh76QTCAyNz2JXePqRrw