Transition: Video Conferencing Class into Zoom

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Follow the directions below, in squence.

STEP 1: Create a Course Zoom Meeting in Blackboard. Each course should have a different Zoom meeting.

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STEP 2:  Submit your Course Meeting ID to:

UMA Academic Logistics through this form 

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STEP 3: Share your Course Meeting ID with all your students (sample letter for your convenience

On each class session (Teaching from the Polycom equipped classroom):

STEP 1: On the Polycom unit login to your designated Zoom meeting.

Step-by-step instructions


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STEP 2: Login into your Zoom account on your computer you are planning to use during the session

Step-by-step Instructions

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Share your computer screen with alll in-class and distance students Zoom share screen icon

Guide to Using Zoom in UMS Video Conferencing Classrooms

Zoom Guide for Students
At the end of the class sesction please do not forget to click "End Meeting" and select "End Meeting For All" - not "Leave meeting". End Meeting Button Icon

Using Recorded Videos:

Add Kaltura Videos in Blackboard Using Build Content & Tools MashupYou can add Kaltura videos in any Content Area in your course using Build Content or Tools.

Add Videos to the Course Media GalleryThe Course Media Gallery is a place in your course where you can store a collection of videos or allow students to upload videos for the rest of the class to see.
Add Kaltura Videos in Blackboard Using the Text EditorYou can add videos in your class anywhere you can find the rich text editor.
Upload Videos on the GoUpload video from KMS Go mobile app for iPhone and Android.
Edit Captions in Kaltura: Edit the automatic captions for your videos.
Kaltura Video Player: see the many features of the Kaltura Video Player.
Share Kaltura Media Outside Blackboard : Get a shareable link to allow others outside Blackboard to see your multimedia.
Video CollaborationShare videos with your peers so they can edit and/or publish them in their Blackboard courses.