Saba Meeting is a Web conferencing program where a group of people interact in a virtual online meeting environment. Saba Meeting can be accessed live anytime, anywhere attendees have an Internet connection. All meetings are automatically recorded, so those unable to attend the live meeting can play back the recording later. Instructors and meeting organizers set up events with the following capabilities:
In addition to serving as a classroom for distance education classes, Saba Meeting is used for other applications as well:
If you would like to attend one of our Saba Meeting Training courses, visit http://www.ecu.edu/itcs/cornerstone/ to register for training. We offer a basic "Saba Meeting Virtual Classroom" training as well as the "SabaMeeting New and Advanced Features Course" If the scheduled sessions don't fit your schedule, feel free to contact the Saba Meeting Administrator to meet with you one-on-one.
To set up a department training session for your department, contact the Saba Meeting Administrator for more information.
Saba Meeting supports keyboard shortcuts for all in-session features, screen readers such as JAWS and Narrator, and it provides 10 different auditory alerts to notify students of session occurrences.
For hearing-impaired students, Saba Meeting enables instructors to assign a captionist. Closed captions then scroll across the bottom of the screen for all participants to see during the event as well as after the event in the playback.In addition, for students with visual impairments, you may need to provide content shared through Saba Meeting in an alternative format.