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09/17/2020
How-To: Access Attendance Reports in Webex and Zoom
Learn how to take attendance for virtual lectures and class meetings by downloading the attendance reports in Webex and Zoom.
08/26/2020
How-To: Add Closed Captions to YouTube Videos
There are numerous reasons why you may need to share a video file you've created with your students. When creating and sharing your own video files, it is important for accessibility best practices that these videos are captioned with subtitles. YouTube does most of the captioning work for you using automatic transcription and can shave hours off of the captioning process.
08/21/2020
How-To: Publish a Canvas Course Early in "Read-Only" Mode
Learn how to publish your Canvas course site early so that students can preview content like the syllabus and instructor information, while preventing them from submitting any assignments.
08/12/2020
How To: Email Your Students With a Contact Group in Gmail
Create a contact group in Gmail with student email addresses acquired from the photo roster to be able to email a whole class at once, or invite a whole class to a Calendar event.
08/11/2020
How-To: Using Polls in Zoom
Learn how to use the polls feature in Zoom for your virtual class meetings.
08/10/2020
Zoom, Webex, or Google Meet: Which Video Conferencing Tool Is Right For Me?
Miami University faculty, students, and staff have access to 3 different tools that can be used for virtual classes and meetings: Zoom, Webex, and Google Meet. This matrix breaks down the most commonly used features and their availability on each platform, so that you can choose the tool that best meets your needs.
08/06/2020
How-To: Share Materials with Students in Canvas Using Google Drive
Learn how to share files from Google Drive directly within Canvas course pages using an integration between the two tools.
08/03/2020
Utilizing the Canvas and Webex Integration to Seamlessly Deliver and Record Virtual Lectures
Webex makes it easy to collaborate with others and can be integrated with your Canvas course site to deliver and record virtual lectures and create groups all within Canvas!
08/03/2020
How-To: Recording, Saving, and Sharing Zoom Meetings
Learn how to record Zoom meetings, save them locally or to the cloud, and share them with students.