by Kevin Pitts, the Teaching & Learning Centre
in the March 2021 issue
Like many of you, I started off using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra for my synchronous online class sessions because it was integrated nicely into Learn@Seneca and had the features I needed. Over time, I became quite comfortable and familiar with using the tool. With the recent notice that Seneca will not be renewing Blackboard Collaborate Ultra this fall, there is a reason to investigate other web-conferencing tools. Zoom is one of these.
Why move to Zoom? Let’s look at five reasons to move to Zoom for your online classes.
There are, of course, other reasons to switch to Zoom, like the fact that it, too, is integrated into Learn@Seneca. Ultimately, the decision to move to Zoom comes down to your needs and preferences, and those of your students. Before you decide, though, why not give Zoom a try.
For more on Zoom:
View the March 2021 issue of the Academic Newsletter.
Thanks so much, Kevin. I have already started using Zoom and have found features easy and useful.
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