Example: Collaborative Project
The ITE Secondary program has students break into small groups online to contribute to an overall group project. Drs. Charmaine Mangram and Amber Makaiau describe in this video. Project instructions for students.
Example: Tips for using
In this video Dr. Charlotte Frambaugh-Kritzer shares practical tips for making your breakout room activities go smoothly. She uses Blackboard Collaborate in this video, but the tips can be applied in any web conferencing tool with a breakout room feature.
Example: Community building
Dr. Joe Zilliox uses breakout rooms at the beginning of class to allow for small group discussion in that “quiet time” before his online class starts.