Update on Canvas & Zoom Updates A new version of the Zoom integration will be updated on Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 10:00-11:00 am ET. The Zoom integration features may be unavailable during this time. This upgrade does not include any different features or functionality, and is a backend update that will not impact end […]
New Canvas & Zoom Features to Love!
This article highlights select features that have been updated on Canvas and on Zoom during the Spring semester. This is not a comprehensive list of updates to either platform. The full availability of Canvas Release updates are available for review. Also, full Zoom release notes are available. Ensure you have the latest version of Zoom installed on […]
Zoom: It’s More than FaceTime
There’s no shortage of tutorials for teaching on Zoom. But few have presented FIU Faculty with key practices as clearly as Aisha Hamid and Mathew Bennett’s Instructor Webinar. Instant Replay – Zoom: It’s More than Just FaceTime In the hands of these two experienced instructional designers, Zoom is more than a replacement for face-to-face instruction. To […]
6 Pro-tips for your Zoom Classroom
With so many FIU instructors using Zoom in their remote and online courses, we’ve decided to compile a list of helpful tips and tricks to add to your Zoom toolbox. Enabling Zoom in Your Canvas Course You’d like to use the Zoom integration in your Canvas course, but don’t see it in your left-hand course […]
Creating Multimedia from the Comfort of your Home
FIU Online’s monthly Insider Instructor Webinar series explores relevant instructional strategies and effective ways to use technology in an online classroom. The recent Creating Multimedia from the Comfort of your Home webinar offers a crash course on creating effective multimedia presentations using readily available tools and easy to learn techniques. It includes the benefits of […]
Zoom: New Security Updates
Starting, July 19, all Zoom meetings will be required to have a Passcode or a Waiting Room enabled. Any meeting that does not have either a Passcode or Waiting Room enabled after July 19, Zoom will automatically enable a Waiting Room. Requiring a passcode or waiting room will add another layer of security to your […]
Zoom 5.0 & NBC Learn Updates- Summer 2020
Keep Your Zoom Updated Zoom has released a new version – Zoom 5.0. The latest version provides increased protection for meeting data as well as updates to other functionalities. Learn more about Zoom 5.0.Links to an external site. It is important that you update your Zoom client to the latest version prior to May 30 […]
So You Think You Can Zoom?
At this point, several weeks into remote learning, we’re all debating whether we need to download Tik Tok and we’ve become experts at Zoom. Or have we? Zoombombing – Protecting Your Class Zoombombing was added to our vocabulary in March as stories started emerging about hackers “crashing” zoom classrooms to disrupt chats, display inappropriate backgrounds, […]
Adobe Connect Transition to Zoom – The End.
Adobe Connect Transition to… As announced by email in mid-November, as part of FIU’s transition from Adobe Connect to Zoom the Canvas Adobe Connect integration will no longer be available starting on Dec. 20, 2019. The transition to Zoom started in Spring 2019 and will be completed by the end of Fall 2019. Zoom Conferencing […]
Featuring Fall 2019 FIU Technology
Recently, the FIU Division of Information Technology sent out a welcome message for the Fall 2019 semester featuring some tech updates. Below are some highlights. Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning Just before the Fall semester began, FIU transitioned from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning for FIU students, faculty and staff. LinkedIn Learning contains high-quality, expert-led videos from […]