Zoom: Teaching in the Online Space

Karina Barley (PhD)
Taking education into the 21st Century
Want to know how you can engage an online classroom? This course will teach you how to use Zoom and how you can stay connected to your students using this platform.
Target Audience
2 reviews

Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

Zoom has become one of the most popular platforms that teachers have been using to navigate the online teaching space. With the onset of the Covid 19 pandemic and the need for social distancing (and lockdown), more and more educators are searching for answers. This course will demonstrate how to use Zoom and it’s various features, as well as how to engage your students using this platform.



Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

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Teaching Standards
2.6.2 Proficient Level – Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 8 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 2.6.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.

You will need access to Zoom to do this course. You can use a tablet, or laptop.

This course contributes to 6.0 professional development hours.


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Introduction to Zoom

1 hour and 30 minutes

Overview of the Zoom platform.
Features of Zoom
Accessing meetings
Creating your own meetings
Ensuring your video and audio works

A deeper look at the features

1 hour and 30 minutes

The host controls
Using various features such as the chat and share feature
What can you share?

Breakout rooms

2 hours

Why use breakout rooms?
How to use breakout rooms & still connect with your students

Integrating other tech tools with Zoom

2 hours

How to ‘smash’ tech using Zoom
Integrating other tech tools & apps
Providing a space for students to feedback & engage
Assessment (how can you ensure your students are learning?)


1 hour

Your take-aways
Time to try your own Zoom Lesson

User Rating


Latest Reviews

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Zoom: Teaching in the Online Space - Karina Barley

Very relevance under today and the country situation. I have learn a lot about teaching students online.

Zoom: Teaching in the Online Space - Karina Barley

Very good

About the team

Karina Barley (PhD)


Dr. Karen Barley is an internationally recognized educational consultant specializing in the needs of children with autism and their families. She has over 30 years of expertise as an educator, private one-on-one consultant, course developer and educational technology specialist.
Karen is especially successful connecting with children who have autism and creating behavioral, sensory and educational strategies that help children reach their full potential. Her highly personable style, combined with extensive research, knowledge and firsthand experience of the needs of children with autism, makes her extremely effective and innovative in tailoring individual solutions for families and their schools. Using new and existing approaches Karen integrates her pioneering work with iPad technology to create differentiated educational programs where children with autism can consistently experience success while learning.

In addition, Ms. Barley is an accomplished and engaging, sought after public speaker and teacher trainer. She has shared her significant insights and knowledge on such subjects as, Technology in Education, Technology and Autism, Autism Awareness, 21st Century Learning, Technology and Curriculum Development and other subjects in the United States, Australia and as a keynote guest speaker for international face to face and online conferences.

She completed her PHD in 2019 and is a sessional teacher at Monash University.