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New 3 Minute Teaching TOOL-torial: ThingLink!

by Kelly Walsh on March 1, 2016



3 Minute Teaching “Tooltorial” No. 15 Provides a Quick Overview of ThingLink

Early last month I had the pleasure of making my first ThingLink interactive image. ThingLink is such a cool free* tool for creating unique content for learning, it seemed like a great candidate for a 3 Minute Teaching Tool-torial. And now, here it is!

ThingLink lets you turn images and videos into interactive experiences. Check it out:

Here are the two ThingLinks I’ve created so far:

You can also embed these, but the ones I’ve created work best full screen, so I prefer providing the link as I have done above and letting people use them in the full screen mode.  

*ThingLink has a premium version for $35 that offers additional functionality beyond what the free tool can do.



Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer at The College of Westchester, in White Plains, NY, where he also teaches. In 2009, Walsh founded He frequently delivers presentations and training on a variety of related topics at schools and conferences across the U.S. His eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book is available here. Walsh became the Community Administrator for the Flipped Learning Network in June of 2016. In his "spare time" he also writes, records, and performs original music ... stop by and have a listen!

[Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are my own, or those of other writers, and not those of my employer. - K. Walsh]

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