Zoom is one the world’s leading video conferencing software providers, and is being used by families in these unprecedented times of family isolation. It is a great tool to use, but be aware of the potential issues – stay safe!
It has a number of features, including video and audio conferencing, real-time messaging, screen-sharing and the ability to upload, share and search for content.
Users can start their own meetings or they can join meetings set up by others. The app is available to use across PCs, laptops, tablets and mobiles phones and is free to download on both the app store and on Android.
National Online Safety have produced the following useful guide for parents and families.
Zoom safety advice (in pdf format)