The Lync 2013 Mobile App

Safe PDSB Videoconferencing via a Mobile Device

Desktop users click here.


What Does it Do?

How Could I use it?

1. Student/Student or Teacher/Teacher collaboration.
2. Share student work in between different classes
3. Language students can practice conversational dialog with a similar student in the school board.
4. Students can plan out products and have a permanent record of digital conversations for their teachers to see.
5. Connect with the world (using the web-app a teacher can setup a connection with anyone with a Win7/8 or Mac desktop)


Find a PDSB Class to Connect To

Post in this O365 site what class you are currently teaching and what times you are available to connect.


Why Lync 2013?

1. All activity is automatically logged on PDSB servers keeping you safe.
2. Higher performance than Skype or Google Hangouts
3. With the web-app a user can share a screen or whiteboard or collaborate over long distances.
4. It is totally integrated into O365 (find people the same way you would in O365)


Step 1: Get the App

If you are on a PC or Mac computer use the Web-App


Step 2: Setup the App With Your O365 Account

Step 3: Link up with a colleague on Lync!

Click on the camera to enter a video chat