We will be using the Google hangout interface on Google+. This is a free service allowing video and voice chat, file sharing and screen sharing. To participate in this session, you will need to
- Create a Google account
- Sign up for the google+ service
- install the "Hangout" add on in google+.
You need to email Shaun Carpenter from your gmail account to be invited to the webinar.
The PowerPoint presentation on Boy Scout internet advancement will be shared with everyone when the hangout starts. You will be able to view the PowerPoint during a live presentation with Q&A to follow.
To maximize your experience, you will need to have a working web camera, microphone and speakers. You will be able to participate without a webcam. If you do not have a working microphone, you will not be able to use the voice chat but will be able to pose questions and receive responses with the text chat function of google hangouts.
There will be on-line technical support shortly before the webinar begins to trouble shoot any problems. If you are experiencing problems creating an account or using any of the functions of this program, email Shaun Carpenter as soon as you can. You need to email Shaun from your gmail account to be invited. This ensures you have tried to use these interfaces before the night of the course.
If you have any questions on this webinar, contact Shaun Carpenter, 540-435-2407