Elluminate software allows you to have a live online program, demonstration or class that can be attended by anyone with access to a computer and the Internet. It can be used for meetings but it’s real purpose is for training or teaching. You can find information on how to use Elluminate here.
o Elluminate allows you to open a classroom on the web. You can specify who may attend the class. Classes can be a single event or run over a given time period, like every Monday from 3:00 to 4:00 pm for 6 months.
o The Instructor or Moderator controls the class and the content.
o Students can ask questions and engage in dialog either by voice or text messaging. If the Instructor allows they can dialog with each other, as well as the Instructor.
o Teachers can give tests or survey/poll the students. Tests can be timed and test results can be saved.
o You can use PowerPoints, Word documents, multi-media files or spreadsheets during the class.
o You have the option of putting up materials that attendees can download.
o The Instructor can create breakout rooms and group the attendees into them to have discussions or work on a problem.
o The Instructor can take the class on a Web tour of different Websites.
o Sessions can be recorded and then put on a Webpage or a link can be sent out via email.