Technical Requirements

    Students log into their courses and live webinars on devices with Internet access such as PCs, Macs, Chromebooks, Microsoft Surface Pros, tablets, and smartphones using a supported browser.

    Technical Requirements for Athena’s Classrooms:

    • High-speed Internet is highly recommended.
    • Classroom activities may require plug-ins.

    Technical Requirements for Athena’s Webinars:

    • Live webinars work best with high-speed Internet.
    • A working microphone or headset is preferred for live webinars. Headsets are strongly encouraged to reduce echo.
    • Live webinars require compatibility with browser-based Class Collaborate.
      • Visit Athena’s Sample Webinar Room to get a feel for our system. Please note that although audio will be enabled during the webinars, it is not enabled in our Sample Webinar Room.
      • We recommend using Google Chrome™ for the best experience in the live webinars.
    • Webinars may be attended on any device with a browser and Internet connection.
    • If you require assistance with the webinar system, please view Class Collaborate’s Participant Support webpages.