Keeping your class running in the event of a snow cancellation, pandemic, or other emergency.
In the event of class cancellation, ATG can assist with any training that you or your teaching staff may need to prepare your plan.
Below are some ways to conduct Web Conferencing/Virtual Meetings:
# of students
More info, Video Tutorials, Documentation
Where to find
Recording Narration into your Powerpoint
Quick and easy distribution
Conference tool in Canvas:
Big Blue Button
Full web conferencing, with screen sharing, whiteboard, voice
canvas.harvard.eduGo to your class site
Click on the Conference page on the left menu
Video or Chat Conference
9 if you are all using video ( info: https://support.google.com/plus/answer/1215273?hl=en )
All Harvard College students already have Google accounts that they can use.
With Google Hangouts, you can also share your screen, collaborate on homework in Google Docs, or watch YouTube videos together.
g.harvard.edu (faculty and staff)
Video or Chat conferences
25, all will need Skype accounts
Record Video directly onto Canvas page or Announcement
posting asynchronous content
Reuse of past lecture videos
courses where the content for that week is the same
contact firstname.lastname@example.org to assist
In addition, there are other ways for faculty to continue working with students when they are off campus:
Posting Course Materials
- Post documents and other to your Canvas website:
- Record short videos for your students in Canvas
- Post past lecture videos (if available) to cover missed materials
- Collect Student Assignments in Canvas
- Canvas Quizzes
Communicating with students