The Vidya Skill Center, in association with ISTE VAST Chapter, organised a Webinar on “How to Conduct Online Classes Freely, Effectively and Easily” on Sunday 05 July 2020 from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm. Mr Anil Melepurath, Skill Centre-in-Charge, gave a short description of the programme and it’s importance. The Webinar was officially inaugurated by Dr Saji C B, Principal. Dr Sudha Balagopalan, Dean-Academics, extended her warm wishes for the success of the event.
The Webinar was lead by Mr Ravisankar S (AP, CSE Dept). The Webinar mainly focused on the platforms that could be used for conducting online classes. Online classroom setups like Jitsi and Big Blue Button were discussed during the session. Better learning management systems like Canvas as well as Moodle were also discussed. The basics of video creation using Open Broadcast System were introduced and briefed during the webinar. Some other topics discussed were YouTube live streaming and screen sharing, video uploading and online white board system.
Around 197 participants were present during the webinar.