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Real-Time Online Education

RealtimeOnlineEd is a portal to timely and relevant information about the adoption of synchronous video in online higher education.
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Everything you want to know about web conferencing & videoconferencing in online courses ...
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6 Essential Tips for a Successful Online Meeting

6 Essential Tips for a Successful Online Meeting | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
6 Essential Tips for a Successful Online Meeting http://t.co/cUwuczZlQe #tech #videoconference
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Videoconferencing does not replace business travel

Videoconferencing does not replace business travel | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it

"I’m pretty sure that the people who pitch online alternatives as a replacement for in-person meetings probably don’t do much of either. There are at least 10 reasons why audio & video-conferencing is not a replacement for business travel."

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Collaborating in Collaborate - YouTube

Welcome to Blackboard’s next generation web conferencing. It's designed to run right in the browser, making online collaboration easier than ever. Group work...
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Online Collaboration Tools - 5 Essential Tips

Online Collaboration Tools - 5 Essential Tips | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it

"These 5 essential tips will help you choose the right collaboration tool for your organization. ... There are some groups who can get all their work done over group messaging while others need to huddle on a call and talk through project challenges."

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Skype Video Conferencing now Included with Office 365 for Business

Skype Video Conferencing now Included with Office 365 for Business | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Microsoft Office 365 Business Users have a powerful built-in video conferencing tool in Lync, soon to be Skype for Business Many businesses using or
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Meeting Mindfulness: Four Video Conferencing Mistakes to Avoid - YouTube

Become a video conferencing rock star! Download our free "Video Conferencing for Dummies Guide" https://bluejeans.com/pocket-tips When done right, video is f...
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Synchronous Learning to Bring the Always-On Classroom to the Always-On Student - Blackboard Blog

Synchronous Learning to Bring the Always-On Classroom to the Always-On Student - Blackboard Blog | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Accessing course elements online using an LMS is commonplace for today's student. But often there is a disconnect between them and the course instructor.
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Best Free Video Conferencing Tools 2014 | Edtec...

Best Free Video Conferencing Tools 2014 | Edtec... | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Best free downloadable and web-based video conferencing tools for holding one-to-one and multi-party video calls (RT @RobinGood: Best Free Downloadable and Web-based #VideoConferencing Tools 2014. What I forgot to mention?
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Free videoconferencing tools: 5 creative ways they can help you get things done - PCWorld

Free videoconferencing tools: 5 creative ways they can help you get things done - PCWorld | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Skype, GoToMeeting, and their ilk need not sit idly between meetings. Use the services to collaborate, train employees and more.
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The Top 10 Hand Gestures You Never Want To Do In An Online Event

The Top 10 Hand Gestures You Never Want To Do In An Online Event | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
You’re well into your widely attended videoconference event and everything is going well until one of the presenters gesticulates in a particular manner and you see not only widened eyes and slack jaws from some of the foreign participants, but a number of them suddenly drop off entirely. What happened? It’s quite possible that your presenter made a hand motion that might be completely innocuous in the USA but is interpreted in a way that can be outright offensive in other nations. When you’re c
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4 ways to screw up a videoconference

4 ways to screw up a videoconference | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Worried that you're not quite ready for prime time online? Just avoid these four mistakes, and you'll be a videoconferencing star in no time.
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Videoconferencing does not replace business travel - Pulse

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Overall, while online collaboration is OK for some use-cases, it is generally a second-class citizen, with numerous almost-intractable limitations.
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6 Tips to Draw Engagement During Your Next Webinar - Business 2 Community

6 Tips to Draw Engagement During Your Next Webinar - Business 2 Community | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
If you could rate the engagement of employee attendees during your webinar meetings and presentations on a scale from one to 10—with 10 being 100 percent engaged and one being the sound of crickets…
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Grasp telepresence robot puts a remote teacher on your shoulder

Grasp telepresence robot puts a remote teacher on your shoulder | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
What if you were able to have a real adviser sitting on your shoulder when learning a new task that not only offered advice but oversaw and guided your actions as well? The Grasp telespresence rob...
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FAQs About Webinars and Online Meetings

Webinars and online meetings are very similar, but there are key differences. Know when to use a webinar or online meeting tools.
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The Goldilocks of Online Collaboration

The Goldilocks of Online Collaboration | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it

"I love my Gerris-branded Join.me but it's limited ... but ClickWebinar has been the Goldilocks solution for me."

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"I love my Gerris-branded Join.me but it's limited ... but ClickWebinar has been the Goldilocks solution for me."

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How to Host Successful Online Meetings & Webinars - Best Practices

This guide will teach you how to be an expert in the three online meeting stages: Preparation, Execution, and Follow Up. Download this guide if you want to kno…
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Sick Connecticut Students Attend Class Via Telepresence Robot -- THE Journal

Sick Connecticut Students Attend Class Via Telepresence Robot -- THE Journal | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Students too sick to attend class in person at Voluntown Elementary School will now be able to attend class virtually, thanks to a telepresence robot.
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Center for Digital Education study sheds light on uses and benefits of video in higher education

A complimentary issue brief issued by the Center for Digital Education shares the results of a recently conducted survey of 191 higher education senior administrators, IT leaders and decision-makers. The survey functioned to explore the use of video teleconferencing (VTC) solutions within higher education, and what impact VTC had on the education of students. The...
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But use online Web conferencing. Don't sink $$ into creating videoconferencing rooms that limit availability and use, and cost thousands more. See http://tinyurl.com/o7zbm7y ;

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What is the difference between web conferences and webinars?

"Web conferences and webinars are both types of meetings that are held online and typically involve presentations, document sharing, and audio and video conferencing. However, these terms are not synonymous..."

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Web Conferencing Pet Peeves: Are You Losing Viewers?

Web Conferencing Pet Peeves: Are You Losing Viewers? | Online Conferencing | Scoop.it
Being able to do live webinars and meetings makes working from home and collaborating with the best and brightest around the world possible. Why not use the best solutions rather than those that are dated and do not support all users? People in the corporate world often use GotoWebinar by ...
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