Zoom Video Conferencing

Security updates to prevent Zoom Bombing - 4/28/20: We have recently reviewed the security settings in Zoom and implemented updates to improve meeting security and minimize risk of disruptions to your courses and meetings. Learn more about the Zoom security updates.

Zoom is a synchronous collaboration platform that offers video conferencing, online meetings, and chat. It has some features that differentiate it from Microsoft Teams which are highlighted in the selected benefits section.

 

How to get started

  1. Click the launch button below.
  2. Click the blue "Sign In" button.
  3. Login using your Wentworth Network Account.

Training Resources

Selected benefits

  • Free account - we've already paid for you!
  • "Brady Bunch" style video wall
  • "Breakout Rooms" allow separate small group discussions
  • Easy to use across devices - Windows, MacOS, Android, iOS
  • Provides a phone number alowing someone without Internet access can join a meeting audio-only

Additional Zoom resources for faculty are available from our partners, Learning Innovation & Technology

Official Wentworth background images are available and make a perfect virtual background option for your webcam.