eCampus - West Virginia University

Collaborate Voice Tools

Collaborate voice facilitates vocal instruction, collaboration, personalized coaching, and assessment. Voice discussion boards enable students to more thoroughly discuss meaning and content. Build engaging and reusable course content and podcasts to make the learning experience more interesting and stimulating. Automatically adds voice board evaluations to CMS gradebooks, saves time and provides timely feedback to students. A vocal element can be added to online discussions to actively engage students with course content; and facilitate peer conversations to promote active learning.

For further information please visit  Collaborate Voice Tools website.


 Voice Podcaster – Create or upload podcasts for user subscription.

 Voice Presentation – Add web content alongside vocal messages.

 Voice Board – Post and listen to voice messages within discussion boards.

 Voice E-Mail – Send and listen to voice through email messages.

Individual Collaborate Voice Tools Overview (.pdf file)

Collaborate Voice Tools Training and Support

Blackboard Collaborate offers training materials and sessions for their Voice Tools:

For support, please visit the  Collaborate Support Center to see if a solution is listed.

If you cannot find your problem in their knowledge base or our FAQ’s or there appears to be a connection problem between Voice Tools and WVU eCampus then you will need to call the ITS Service Desk at 304.293.4444 or send an email to