An online classroom featuring chat capabilities tailored to a classroom environment, a blackboard feature, and a "hand-out" viewer. The purpose of this program is to provide a free, crossplatform, and simple method for instruction over the internet.
A classroom is supposed to provide an appropriate learning environment for the students, including the seating arrangements and location of resources as well as other environmental aspects such as lighting and temperature.
Section 110 of the Copyright code distinguishes between performance in class and transmission. A "transmission" is limited to classrooms (except in special circumstances due to disability). The Conference on Fair Use (CONFU, 1996) attempted to address this shortcoming, but failed to achieve consensus.