Whether you're teaching online or a face to face or hybrid course it's good to know you've got options when it comes to if or how you use video conferencing in your course - and your team of Information Technology and Online Education folks have your back. The following tools are available for all faculty … Continue reading Course Video Conferencing Helps
If your classes are using Zoom as a way to meet synchronously - and it seems like when you click on the Zoom tool in the left-hand side of a course - nothing shows up you're not alone in thinking somethings amiss. Google put into motion some changes to make Google Chrome more secure and … Continue reading Zoom not showing up in Sakai? Here’s why:
Johnson University has once again had it's online program(s) recognized for its quality, affordability and credibility in the higher education online space. Johnson has been recognized by BestColleges, the Center for Online Education (OnlineColleges.net), and AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org as having top-notch programs. Johnson has held accreditation with the Association for Biblical Higher Education for decades as well … Continue reading Johnson University Online is an award-winning choice
It looks like there's no shortage of ideas or suggestions when it comes to teaching remotely. Here are a few more from the Chronicle of Higher Education. A few from the list include: Poll your students to find out what their technology situation is like. Do they have the internet, is it reliable? Do they … Continue reading More tips for remote instruction
If you're using Zoom for connecting with your class, bear in mind that the time of a meeting matters. Be sure to ask or check for the time zone for the meeting. If the time zone isn't specified, ask. When using Zoom, you can access and specify your time zone settings by visiting the Zoom … Continue reading Timezones – They do exist
Active learning is possible in online and through remote instruction, one-way lecture doesn't have to be the only way to teach.
Oddly enough this is not some strange new form of social distancing yoga brought on by the current health care crisis, rather is what can happen if you're not sure of how to control the various channels enabled by using Zoom or any other client that enables video conferencing and share and chat features. In … Continue reading Watch out for Zoombombing!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxNWXkgFUEE You can also use schedule meeting sessions by visiting the Zoom login, including recurring sessions on multiple days; just be sure to start and join the meetings using the correct links. If you are pivoting from face to face to remote instruction, keep in mind that students have to make a change from … Continue reading Find your Zoom Personal Meeting Join URL