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Canvas Conferencing (Students)

BigBlueButton is the web conferencing tool that is seamlessly integrated into each Canvas course. Canvas Conferences allow you to meet with your fellow students or instructors anytime or anywhere. Participants can launch and moderate an online conference as well as incorporate tools such as webcams, document sharing and chat.

Benefits of Canvas Conferences:

  • Connect with your classmates or instructor for online office hours or study sessions.
  • Connect with your colleagues for professional development webinars.
  • Practice presenting online. Students can set up practice presentations in for Groups.
  • Invite special guests to your classroom by adding them as a student or observer.
  • Broadcast a live event or lecture for those that can’t be onsite.
  • Record your conferences for viewing at a later date.

Canvas Conferences Documentation for StudentsConferencing FAQ’s (Big Blue Button)