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The dropdown menus below contain helpful links to videos, tutorials, and other resources for Zoom Video Conferencing.
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Privacy and Security
Securing your Zoom Meetings - pdf, Zoom Support
Best Practices for Securing Your Virtual Classroom - Zoom Support Blog, Mar 31, 2020
Security Toolbar Icon for Hosts, Meeting ID No Longer Displayed - Zoom Support Blog, Apr 08, 2020 - NEW!
Breakout Rooms - Updated 10/05/20
2020-2021: New/Update Resources
Let students CHOOSE their own Breakout Room or move between Rooms! - Now, when the Self-Select Breakout Rooms option is enabled by the host (and when the host and participants are on Zoom 5.3.0 or later).
Self-select a Breakout Room (NEW) – A host can create Breakout Rooms and, within their meeting, giving participants the ability to self-select which room they would like to join without needing intervention from the host.
Getting Started with Breakout Rooms - Zoom Support Video (02:49)
Pre-Assigning Participants to Breakout Rooms - Step-by-step guide
Closed Captioning - Capture every word said with closed captioning. Zoom integrates with 3rd party closed captioning providers through our Closed Captioning REST API. (Video and Tutorial, Zoom Support)
Screen Reader Support - Use Zoom without a screen. We follow the latest accessibility standards to ensure that the product is fully accessible to the latest screen readers.