Zoom for Education
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Powerful virtual classroom security
Robust security settings for teachers and admins ensure disruption-free virtual classes.
Find resources around Zoom Security and Privacy here.
Maximize school resources
Utilize resources and hardware you already have to expand your capabilities and educational offerings.
Improve student learning outcomes
Increase student participation and learning retention with virtual and hybrid classrooms and micro-learning.
HD Video and Audio
Exceptional clarity and quality for virtual and hybrid classes.
Security and compliance
Zoom enables FERPA/HIPAA compliance and provides 256-bit encryption.
Session recording and transcription
Record classes and lessons to allow students to learn at their own pace.
Enhanced collaboration features
One-click content sharing, real-time co-annotation, and digital whiteboarding.
Integrates seamlessly with LMS
Zoom supports integrations with Moodle, Canvas, Desire2Learn, Sakai, and Blackboard.
Accessibility for all learners
Ensure that everyone can participate equitably with closed captioning and keyboard shortcuts.
Student engagement and learning
Virtual tutoring, advising, career counseling, office hours, study hall, and mentoring give students opportunities to learn beyond the classroom.
Read this white paper that examines the value of video communications in education.
Virtual and hybrid classes
Enhance and expand classes with powerful collaboration tools, including video breakout rooms, multi-sharing, polling, and group chats. Create and repurpose video content into easily-digested hosted videos that allow students to learn at their own pace.
Watch how the University of San Francisco uses Zoom for their hybrid classes.
Campus and school district communications
Cost efficient cloud conference room connectors allow administrative staff and faculty across the school and/or district to meet face-to-face for better alignment and clarity.
See more ways to use Zoom in your school district.
Emergency preparedness and system-wide notifications
Connect dispersed schools and campuses for important announcements, safety information, and events via audio and video.
Hardware to enhance your teaching experience
Educators can incorporate hardware options that can vastly enhance the teaching and learning experience for everyone. From classroom setups to devices that enhance remote or blended learning, we recommend a variety of hardware to help students and teachers feel better connected.