Technology Requirements

Technology Requirements

In the interest of public health, the Teacher Education Council of State Colleges and Universities (TECSCU) is offering the Annual Fall Meeting 2020 in a virtual format. Although we are not able to be with one another in person, we are pleased that we can utilize technology to share, learn and grow with one another.

  • This virtual/online event will utilize Canvas and Blackboard Collaborate/Collaborate Ultra
  • The technology does not require the use of plugins—all you need is one of the supported browsers.
  • Participants will:
    • Receive a user guide approximately two weeks prior to the event
    • Be provided an opportunity to test the technology prior to the event
    • Receive a link to activate their account via email on October 9
    • Be responsible for ensuring the minimum technology standards for participating in the virtual TECSCU Annual Fall Meeting 2020

To access the TECSCU Annual Fall Meeting 2020, you will need the following:

  • Internet connection
  • One of the following internet-connected devices: 
    • Desktop computer
    • Laptop computer
    • Tablet or mobile device 
  • Audio output (either speaker or headset) to hear the video presentations
  • Audio input (microphone) to contribute

Below is a list of the browsers and operating systems by device type that are compatible with the technology that is utilized to host the event:

Operating Systems


Desktop or Laptop Computers

Tablets and Phones

Google ChromeTM Windows 10, macOS 10.14+ Android 9+
Firefox® Windows 10, macOS 10.14+ Firefox is not supported
Safari®  macOS 10.14+ iOS® 12+, iPadOS
Microsoft Edge® (Chromium) Windows, macOS Android, iOS
For the best results, please ensure that your device utilizes one of the two latest releases of its operating system and browser.
Please note:
  • Chrome is the recommended browser
  • Internet Explorer is not supported

Screen Reader Browser Support

For the best experience with your screen reader use ChromeTM and JAWS on a Windows® system. On a Mac® use Safari® and VoiceOver.

  • Windows 10
    • Chrome with JAWS v17: Provisional
  • Windows 7
    • Chrome with JAWS v17: Compatible
  • macOS
    • Safari with VoiceOver: Certified
    • Chrome with VoiceOver: Provisional