Workshop: Using Zoom to Facilitate Online Classes

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Course Description

Gain an overview of Zoom — an online platform that enables instructors to have real-time sessions with students, colleagues and guest speakers. You can share your presentations or desktop, collaborate with others, conduct small group activities, offer online office hours, poll your students and more, all from virtually any device. 

Topics that will be covered include: 

  • How to use this application to support teaching and learning 
  • How to access Zoom and schedule meetings via the website and through D2L 
  • Basic how-to’s on features such as Chat, Audio, Video & Screen Sharing, Recording and Breakout rooms, etc. 
  • Recommended settings and best practices for meeting hosts 

Below is a training recording should you choose to watch it on-demand.

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