This series of video tutorials will show you how you can present various types of content in a Teams meeting, record a meeting and upload the recording to Ensemble and Moodle for students to view later.
This tutorial will explain the process of forwarding all calls from your BU Cisco phone to a different phone number. This will allow you to take calls on a cell phone or home phone while away from your office.
1. On Campus
When you need to communicate with your students in a synchronous real-time fashion, sometimes a full blown video conference seems like overkill. This is especially true in a setting where there might only be a small number of students, or it is an impromptu meeting, or simply a situation where the ability to see and […]
Doing group work with your students over a traditional video conference has always been a challenge, requiring one to set up multiple video calls which have to be juggled and supervised in a non-evident manner. The BlueJeans video conference platform has an elegant solution to this problem, however, in the form of breakout rooms. Breakout […]
Bluejeans is the video conferencing service we use here on campus. It offers high quality video streaming and is very easy to use and to set up. All BlueJeans meetings need to be setup by ITS. Learn more on how to request meetings and how to use BlueJeans here. How to request a meeting Joining […]
Video conferencing offers the closest experience to an in-classroom lecture. While it is strongly recommended that as much class instruction be delivered in an asynchronous manner, sometimes there simply is no substitute for a classroom-like real-time interaction. To fill this need, our campus offers the BlueJeans video conferencing platform. While video conferencing in its present […]
As with any digital practice, teaching online has several technical requirements that, if met, will ensure the most efficient and productive experience for both the faculty member and the students. Internet Connection In the general case, if you have a connection defined by your internet service provider (ISP) as “high speed internet”, then you likely […]
In the case of needing to setup time accommodations for assignments or quizzes on Moodle, the process is very easily done with a combination of 2 features: “groups” and “restrictions” The basic idea of what we’re going to setup is two groups of students: one with students requiring a time accommodation, and one with students […]
Being able to play video or audio clips over a BlueJeans video conference is an invaluable tool, but while sharing the video is a simple matter of sharing the appropriate application, you will find that the sound from that application doesn’t transfer over the video conference by default. BlueJeans has considered this use case, however, […]