Zoom Redefines Web Conferencing for Education
Wednesday, October 17 4:35-4:55 PM Location: Jubilee Ballroom 3
Presider: Joanne Beriswill, Mississippi State University, United States
Abstract: One emerging technology that you will not want to miss is Zoom. This best practices session documents uses of Zoom for synchronous class sessions, feedback sessions, graduate-student mentoring, and connecting with remote meeting participants. Its web conferencing platform provides an open collaboration space with the sharing of files without required permissions. Its breakout rooms simplify the combination of whole-group and small-group processing. Zoom ranks high on connectivity/reliability, interface usability, and functionality, with low entry-level cost.