Chris’s summary of BigBlueButton

Our mission is to make BigBlueButton the best web conferencing system for distance education.

In his Web Master Dearborn Schools blog, Chris Kenniburg gave his assessment of our progress so far:

[BigBlueButton] is a video meeting/conferencing software package that is integrated with Moodle. … It is a very complex program but the developers have made the user controls very simple. This is by far the best video/voice communication tool for Moodle.

Thanks Chris — looks like we are on the right track.

We’re Big in Russia

As BigBlueButton becomes localized into other languages, we see a huge spike in traffic from other countries.

Most folks in the chat session this morning are from Russia. Looks like we got covered in