Training Now Available for New Web Conferencing Tool

UTD now has a web conferencing tool that all faculty and staff can use. The eLearning Team is offering training sessions to get you up to speed. Here are a few ways you can use web conferencing:


  • Online Groups Meetings
  • Online Class Meetings
  • Virtual Office Hours
  • Guest Speakers
  • Staff Meetings
  • Online Interviews
  • Online Presentations
  • Synchronous Online Training
  • Recruitment and Outreach
  • Collaboration Outside of UTD


Please click here to register for a web conferencing training session.

These two-hour highly interactive sessions introduce users to the web conferencing tool Blackboard Collaborate.  Topics include communicating within the software (voice chat, text chat), using the whiteboard, screen sharing, moderator privileges, and various other features.  Participants meet virtually/online using the Collaborate software (NOT in a physical location), so access to a computer with internet access, speakers and a microphone is REQUIRED. (Please Note: Classes will be limited to fifteen participants each.  Additional dates will be added if needed.)


For more information on Blackboard Collaborate, visit the Web Conferencing webpage.


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