Virtual Learning

Polycom

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Polycom video conferencing systems allow teachers and schools to connect, share and collaborate over distance with high definition video and audio connections.

Using Polycom you can:

  • link with other schools
  • share content, documents and discuss topics
  • communicate with fellow teachers across the Department for professional learning and development.

Types of video conferences available in Polycom:

  • Point-to-point video call between two schools with or without content sharing
  • Multipoint video call between three or more schools with or without content sharing
  • Point-to-point video call between two schools to an external unit via the internet with or without content sharing
  • Multipoint video call between three or more schools with remote video conference unit with or without content sharing

Note: For all multipoint calls a Virtual Meeting Room (VMR) must be booked on the DET Polycom Bridge. Instructions for Edumail users found below.

Technical support to use Polycom

DET resources

  Videos

A number of videos have been created to demonstrate the basics of using a DET Polycom unit:

User Guides

A number of resources have been created to demonstrate the basics of using a DET Polycom unit:

Polycom resources

  Videos

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