GoToTraining Issues and Recommendations

Due to some current issues with a recent update to GoToTraining, I would like to share a few recommendations that will minimize any problems for you and your students as you wrap up your Spring classes and prepare for the Summer semester. 1. Encourage your students to use Chrome as their browser for any GoToTraining […]

Known Issues with a Recent Upgrade to GoToTraining

GoToTraining, the synchronous web-conferencing tool available to La Salle users in the tools menu of the Portal, has recently implemented a new feature called Instant Join. Instant Join allows session participants to join sessions entirely within their web browsers (Chrome is the recommended browser) instead of downloading and accessing through the GoToTraining desktop app. There are […]

Creating Engagement in Synchronous Sessions (#NEELC14)

On November 6, the Instructional Design team attended the day-long Northeast E-Learning Consortium Conference at Villanova’s Conference Center. This year’s theme focused on student engagement. The sessions included strategies and ideas for engaging today’s diverse students across a variety of course formats (traditional face-to-face classes, synchronous online class meetings, asynchronous online experiences, teleconference classes, and even gamified learning experiences).  This is the third post in […]

GoToTraining/Meeting Changes

Recently, we’ve noticed a few changes to the GoToTraining and GoToMeeting after Citrix upgraded their software. If you or your students currently use either of these tools, please take note that you may experience difficulties hosting sessions from a Mac, viewing and sharing recordings, or setting up new accounts. To avoid these complications, please follow […]