Echo360 Features and Updates for Instructors


Echo360 provides various ways you can check for student understanding or gather feedback whether you are teaching face to face, hybrid, or online classes. Keep up-to-date with the latest enhancements, new features coming soon, and fixes.

NEW Browser Capture is here, providing a quick way to record videos on any computer, you just need an Internet connection and supported browser.

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Active Learning Tools Foster Student Learning

In each class, within your Echo360 course, you can create an inclusive learning environment, its up to you what you want to utilize in your teaching. Echo360's Active Learning Platform allow instructors to access student analytics and engage learners, while also reinforcing a students' understanding of material being shared.  

Request an Echo360 Course

If you intend to record in an classroom, reuse all media from a previous Echo360 section, use the student engagement tools, or need Automatic Speech Recognition turned on in your course(s), you need to fill out our Echo360 Semester Course Request form. This form is necessary unless you are embedding media in Canvas.

Echo360 Classroom Student to Instructor

Major Enhancements

  • Echo360 Browser Capture: Easily record in your browser, while online, works on Windows, Mac, Chromebook, and Netbook.
  • Embed videos in Canvas: does not use an Echo360 course (recommended for Modules). Instructors embed media from the easy embed button, inside of a Canvas.
  • Instructor How-to Videos: Watch a compilation of short videos, view best practices, and use cases on how other universities are teaching with Echo360. 
  • Collections: Share media with others and set member permissions, outside of an Echo360 course.
  • Consolidated Analytics: See a combination of all video views and poll responses for embedded or course media.
  • Teams and OneDrive: Access Echo360 in Teams or set up automatic uploading of your Teams recordings.

Echo360 Released Features

Check out the latest releases from Echo360, new deployments and enhancements are approximately ~4 weeks. NOTE: Click the collapsible panels below, expand the arrow (far-right) to open and close the content.

September 2022
  • Echo360 Browser Capture allows you to record in your browser, without Universal Capture software. Works in browsers, Google Chrome, Edge, and Firefox on Windows, Mac, Chromebook, and Netbook.
August 2022
June/July 2022
May 2022
April 2022
March 2022

Features Coming Soon

  • Browser-based capture (NEW): Browser-based capture works while online, it will allow you to record on your computer without needing Universal Capture software installed. This upcoming feature will record an application, program window, or your entire screen, your internal or external microphone, and camera, it will be accessed when inside of Echo360. 

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