Synchronous Learning

"The strength of the Collaborate tool is that it allows students and instructors separated by distance to interact and engage with each other in real time."

Check out our examples below which illustrate the exciting ways our instructors and students are using our synchronous, virtual classroom tool Collaborate. 

Student Presentation with Polling

Student Presentation with Polling

Technology used: Collaborate, PowerPoint
This is a recording of student presentation in virtual classroom enviroment. Student used polling during the presentation and displayed results on the whiteboard to facilitate further discussions.

Instructor Led Presentation

Instructor Led Presentation

Technology used: Collaborate, PowerPoint
This is a recording of instructor giving a lecture with virtual classroom technology.

Whiteboard Interactions

Technology used: Collaborate, PowerPoint
This is a recording of student brainstorm session in a virtual classroom. Instructor encouraged students to post their ideas on the whiteboard and interact with each other.

Application Sharing

Application Sharing

Technology used: Google Hangout, Scratch
This is a recording of office hour hosted by instructor on Google Hangout. Instructor walks through a concept by sharing her computer screen with the student.