ZOOM is a powerful FERPA compliant cloud based video and audio web-conferencing, collaboration, and chat tool that functions across multiple platforms including: mobile devices, desktops, laptops, and telephones. With easy integration into learning management systems, calendars, and an intuitive interface the standard version of the ZOOM conferencing tool, available to all faculty/staff and students, can bring up to ten users together in real time. Here at Bradley we also have a limited number of Pro versions of the tool available upon request which increases the number of users in a session to 100. Use-cases for ZOOM abound, but see below for ideas on how to integrate it into your course, committee meetings, or a host of other activities!

Use Cases:

  • Oral Exams
  • Meetings
  • Interviews
  • Student Presentations

Possible student benefits:

  1. Feeling of being more 'involved' in class
  2. Opportunity to easily speak face-to-face with instructor
  3. Valuable way to improve speaking communication/soft skills

Possible instructor benefits:

  1. Increased synergy in online or hybrid courses
  2. Implementation of the newest technology
  3. APersonal manner to provide feedback and coaching

To learn more about this tool, we encourage you to contact our team at techtraining@bradley.edu.

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