Bongo Virtual Classrooms
Bongo's Virtual Classroom feature lets you hold live, interactive class sessions with your students. Bongo™ is now available in all MindTap™ courses.
About Virtual Classroom
Our simple, straightforward web conferencing tool provides a seamless way to connect face-to-face to support learning and training objectives.
The Virtual Classroom meeting space allows instructors, trainers, and learners to engage each other with livestream video. Instructors can engage a large audience and connect up to 7 simultaneous webcams.
Learners can create meetings in the Virtual Classroom space within Group Project and Individual Project. These recordings can be submitted as a part of their final deliverable.
- Instructors - Schedule & Invite: Schedule a Virtual Classroom meeting & invite others (even external participants like a guest speaker)
- Recording: Record sessions, then archive or submit as assignment videos.
- Desktop Share: Share an application or additional resource through your desktop.
- Upload Presentations: Upload a presentation or present with the whiteboard.
- Annotation Tools: Show & annotate content during live sessions.
- Change Presenters: Allow multiple people to share and present during the same session.
- Breakout Rooms: Divide participants into small groups for discussion.
- Polling: Assess participants’ comprehension & keep them engaged.
- Live Chat: Facilitate conversation & questions through text.
- Share Files: Post files for the group or individual participants.
- Attendance Log: View a list of participants who attended your Virtual Classroom meeting.
Looking for ideas on how to use Virtual Classroom? Here are just a few possibilities:
- Live learning
- Enable live lectures, training sessions, and other face-to-face activities online in real-time.
- Provide an online environment for discussion, group work, and additional instruction.
- Meeting space
- Hold meetings, office hours, and interviews online without losing the personal connection of a face-to-face conversation.
- Engage and assess
- Use polling, emojis, and live chat to engage learners and assess comprehension.