The Conference Manager can now be used to when schools want to conduct virtual conferences using web-based video conferencing platforms like Google Meet, Zoom, Webex, and Skype. Having access to the virtual conferences functions within the Conference Manager requires you to indicate this in an email to email@example.com that contains your name and your school’s name.
The resources below are intended to support schools wishing to conduct virtual conferences.
- Guide to using the Conference Manager to schedule Virtual Conferences using platforms like Google Meet, Zoom, Skype, etc. (PDF of step-by step instructions)
Sysadmin video – Creating Virtual Conferences (5:46)
Teacher video – Initiating a Virtual Conference (2:08)
Parent Video – Joining a Virtual Conference (2:01)
Link that can be shared with parents and only contains the parent video: www.schoolsoft.com/virtual-conferences-parent-resource-page