Please pay special attention to step 5 in the written directions below. If you choose to ignore this warning, then you will experience errors!


Add Zoom to your course: 1:46

Schedule a meeting: 2:27

Settings: 5:15


Zoom's Best Practices for Securing Your Virtual Classroom



  1. Navigate to the Course Materials page of your course

  2. Click on "Add Materials" and select "File/Link/External Tool

  1. Choose "External Tool"

  1. Select "Zoom Conferencing" from the drop-down menu.

  1. Give your conference a title (e.g. Joe Exotic's Office Hours) and click submit without changing anything else.

  1. You will now see your Zoom Conference in your course materials dashboard

  1. Click to open it.

  2. Click on Schedule Meeting to set up your conferences.


Recommended Settings

Each teacher should review Zoom's Best Practices for Securing Your Virtual Classroom and make necessary adjustments prior to conducting your first Zoom conference with students.


Zoom Scheduler App: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/zoom-scheduler/kgjfgplpablkjnlkjmjdecgdpfankdle?hl=en-US