Getting Started with Zoom (8/20)

August 20, 2021, 10:00am to 11:00am
Intended audience: 
Academic Support Staff, Faculty, Graduate Student Instructors, Researchers, Staff, Student Services Staff

Zoom is a campus supported video conferencing tool for synchronous meetings and/or asynchronous recordings. Join Digital Learning Services for an interactive session that explores how Zoom can be used to enhance instruction and online collaboration. This workshop will focus on teaching at Cal and provides a basic overview of key features, including:

  • Signing in to the Web Portal
  • Updating your Profile
  • Scheduling a Meeting
  • Privacy and Security Setting
  • Desktop and Mobile Apps ("clients")
  • In-Meeting Controls
  • Sharing your Screen
  • Managing Chat
  • Uploading Recordings

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Registration is unavailable. Registration closed on August 19, 2021 - 5:00pm.


Research, Teaching, and Learning (RTL)

Series description

Digital Learning Services (DLS) and the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) are hosting this workshop series that highlights how to transition back to campus while integrating the best aspects of remote instruction into your in-person courses or continuing to teach remotely. The series includes workshops on how to: 

  • Write an effective syllabus

  • Design your course with intention

  • Develop an organized bCourses site

  • Create engaging audio and video course materials

  • Use advanced features in Zoom

  • Integrate active learning into your class, and

  • Meet accessibility standards with Ally