70 – Adobe Connect

UP 11 places in 2020

Adobe Connect is web conferencing software for web meetings and webinar events.

Website: adobe.com/products/adobeconnect.html
Cost: Commercial. Free Trial
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 43
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 93

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 70 2019: 81 2018: 60 2017: 66 2016: 62 2015: 34 2014: 32
2013: 30 2012: 32 2011: 59 2010: 61 2009: 41 2008: 66 2007: 52

Comments from some of those who selected Adobe Connect as one of their top tools

“I find Adobe Connect classrooms are closest to mimicking face to face classes and help teachers in setting up their spaces. Resource sharing, synchronous discussions, formative assessments, ability to record and reflect to improve teaching practices.” Tracie Regan, Instructional Designer, Australia, 2020

“Mostly great for virtual training, which we do a lot of for 6-7 hours at a time.” Elaine Carr, Instructional Design Manager, USA, 2020

“awesome virtual classroom” General Manager, Chile, 2019

“we use this to teach our distance learning classes. Lots of great features and easy to use.” Victoria Schmidt, USA, 2019

Quick Guide to Adobe Connect 

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Adobe Connect for teaching, training, learning and development.

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