Meet and Collaborate

Use Meeting Space Technology

This reference guide has been developed to assist you with accessing and utilizing FSU’s technology enhanced classrooms.

Use Web Conferencing

Skype for Business lets you add up to 250 people to online meetings, gives you enterprise-grade security, allows you to manage employee accounts, and is integrated into your Office apps. For further details, see linked pdf guide. To get Skype for Business installed on your machine submit a request to IT@framingham.edu.

Collaborate Online in a Virtual Classroom

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a real-time online conferencing tool created for teaching and learning. The updated version of this synchronous collaboration tool opens right in your browser, so you don't have to install any software to join a session. Collaborate is integrated into Blackboard, so it is available to all faculty and staff who use Blackboard. All Framingham State faculty and students may use the tool to hold virtual class meetings, virtual office hours and guest speaker engagements in real-time. For best performance, use an updated version of the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser.