As part of the default course template, the Collaborate Virtual Classroom is automatically available for every course, ready for you to use. The classroom can be used for:
* For the best experience, the Google Chrome browser is recommended
This will open the Collaborate virtual classroom in a new page.
Once you have entered the room, you can activate your microphone and webcam using the two middle buttons at the bottom of the screen:
Once activated, the microphone icon will change to have a green outline, and the video camera icon will turn blue:
To record the session, click the Sessions Menu in the top left:
choose the Start Recording option
Return to this menu and choose Stop Recording at the end of your teaching session. The recording will then be processed and the full video will be made available to students.
To activate the content controls, click the Collaborate Panel button at the bottom right of the screen to access the virtual classroom tools
Click the Share Content button:
This allows you to use the following tools:
To do this, drag your file to the Add Files box:
Then click Share Now:
Click the Stop: icon to stop sharing
Click the Sessions menu again, and choose Leave Session: