Welcome to the Department of Education and Training (DET)’s Virtual Conference Hub.
This site will not be updated in future, please navigate to the Virtual Learning Digipubs site for more current information.
This hub aims to connect educators interested in leading or participating in virtual conferences. Please subscribe to this space to receive information on upcoming events, access a professional learning calendar and find resources on how to use the tools effectively.
Virtual conferencing opens doors to new learning and teaching opportunities beyond the classroom. Victorian students and teachers have access to a flexible suite of virtual learning tools enabling them to connect, interact, share and learn with others outside of their classroom and school.
Virtual conferencing can be accessed via the internet and allows for participants in multiple locations to interact using audio, video, screen sharing, file sharing, application sharing, a shared interactive whiteboard, polling or instant messaging.
Victorian government schools have access to many virtual conferencing tools:
- Adobe Connect
- Microsoft Lync