This webinar is presented by Julia Lawrence and was designed to help arts and cultural organisations intending to work with young people online.
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Webinar recording – How to deliver successful online training, workshops & events
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About the webinar
This webinar explores the ins and outs of a number of different platforms and practical considerations for a successful online event.
James Akers, one of the Digital Culture Network’s Tech Champions, looks at the functionality available in different platforms, explores ways to make sessions interactive, and what technical setup is required to run workshops and training online.
You will learn
- What platforms are available
- Pros and cons of YouTube, Zoom and Teams
- Common challenges of online delivery and how to overcome them
- Technical setup and recommended equipment
- The importance of accessible content for your audiences
Resources and links
Platforms and functionality
- What are Breakout Rooms and how they work
- How to use Polls in Zoom
- Use the Spotlighting feature to only show specific panelists/speakers
- How to Share your screen, content, or second camera
- OBS: Open Broadcaster Software (Live streaming software)
- Using a GoPro as a webcam
- Using your phone as a webcam DroidCam (Android), EpocCam (iOS)
In the session we tried out Google Jamboard, here is our collated response to the questions What makes good training content? and What makes good training delivery?
We reached the cap of 30 active users at a time during the session so asked attendees to take turns.
- How to make your content accessible – Webinar recording and resources
- StageTEXT – Captioning services and resources
- VocalEyes – Audio description services and listings
- Online Safeguarding Resources and Training (PDF)
- Online safety for organisations working with children and young people – Webinar recording
The Digital Culture Network is here to support you and your organisation. Our Tech Champions can provide free 1-2-1 support to all arts and cultural organisations who are in receipt of, or eligible for, Arts Council England funding. If you need help or would like to chat with us about any of the advice we have covered above, please get in touch. Sign up for our newsletter below and follow us on Twitter @ace_dcn for the latest updates.
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