IST provides two online environments that support collaborative, interactive, cross-platform teaching and learning.

Adobe Connect

An online environment that supports collaborative, interactive, cross-platform teaching and learning; well suited for teaching and learning applications with many interactivity features such as:

  • Sharing slides, presentations and applications, 
  • Text chat 
  • Two-way audio/video 
  • Question & Answer 
  • Polling 
  • Virtual meeting rooms with optional recordings 
  • Student feedback 
  • Break out rooms, etc.

Cisco WebEx

An audio and video conferencing solution designed for small group collaborations and meetings, or large scale web-based public events; well suited for collaborative and administrative applications. WebEx includes features such as:

  • Sharing slides, presentations and applications, 
  • Text chat 
  • Two-way audio/video 
  • Question & Answer 
  • Polling 
  • Virtual meeting rooms with optional recordings

Who can use this service:

  • Instructors
  • Faculty
  • Researchers
  • Staff

How to request this service:

Requests for both tools can be submitted to rt-ist-itms-collab@rt.uwaterloo.ca

Support for this service:

Pricing/Cost:

No cost.

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