Any teacher newly teaching online must learn some technical skills. These technical tips for zoom teaching are essential, but may not be explicitly taught to educators. Assure educators are ready to do the teaching, by helping them with the technical aspects of Zoom in advance of teaching.
Technical Tips for Zoom Teaching
Audio Quality: Microphone Demos
Student Message to Test Equipment for Video Conference (copy this Google Doc)
Presenting in Zoom using PowerPoint Presenter View (ideal for Elementary Class PPT Resources)
Presentations: A Simplified Approach
Chat Basics and Best Practices
Use ONE link/URL for ll Meetings
Where to find your Recordings?
What to do with your Recordings?
Uploading Video to YouTube
Breakout Room Tutorials
- How to Enable Breakout Rooms
- How to Manage Breakout Rooms
- How to Pre-assign Participants to Breakouts
Basic Zoom Video Tutorials
Johnson, A. (2020). Online teaching with Zoom: a guide for teaching and learning with video conference platforms. Excellent Online Teaching.
Zoom Video Tutorials. (2020). https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-Video-Tutorials?_ga=2.219608409.1916769701.1600080853-1745376115.1600080853