May 2009 Meeting Notes


Event Info:
Where:
Colombia Grammar and Prep School or on your computer at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/ nycist
When: May 14th, 4PM
What: School Communication Tools; How to Communicate In Case of School Closings
RSVP HERE: http://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=cjgxVU9BVzJZV0F1RzNUazNHaFhWNFE6MA..


YUGMA Screen Cast Info
If you want to watch the screencast, or share your screen with the group from afar, please install Yugma (http://yugma.com) and go to the following address:https://www.yugma.com/app/loading.php?user=&role=0&collsession=313477667

You can call the following number and insert the meeting id:
Phone number: 1-605-475-4261
Meeting ID: 313-477-667
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Topics

  • Email Communication (Email Blasts)
  • Emergency Communication
  • Distance Learning Tools
    • Course Management Systems
    • Screencasts
  • NYCIST Mission Statement


Resources

Yugma: https://www.yugma.com/
Free for up to 20 people, screen sharing, available with a Skype plugin
for audio + screen sharing.

DimDim: http://www.dimdim.com/aboutus/ Who_is_dimdim.html
Watch their video tour. Free for up to 20 people in the conference. You
can share desktops, whiteboards, audio, and video.

WebHuddle: https://www.webhuddle.com/
Free while they're in beta. Very lightweight, desktop sharing with
audio.

Yakkle: http://www.yakkle.com/
Desktop sharing, instant messaging, audio. Need to download client.

Yuuguu: http://www.yuuguu.com/home
Free desktop sharing with up to 5 people, with messaging and audio.

MISSION STATMENT DRAFT

NYCIST seeks to