Category: Community

BigBlueButton at Orange County Public Schools

BigBlueButton has been focused on the educational market for over 10 years now. Over those years, the major learning management systems Canvas, Schoology, Jenzabar, D2L, and Moodle Cloud have all integrated BigBlueButton into their product as the default virtual classroom. One of the largest Canvas customers is Orange County Public Schools (OCPS), a K12 school

BigBlueButton’s Project Growth

BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing for online learning.  The project’s features and community have substantially in the recent years. To celebrate the growth we put together the above infographic on some project’s key statistics.    

Reaching Out of School Children in Myanmar

Myanmar has a geographically diverse school system with many students in rural areas that do not all have access to same level of education.  These remote schools could benefit from a strong network of support for access to high quality teachers.  The challenge to providing this support is bridging the the gaps of technology and

BigBlueButton at Dearborn Public Schools

Interested in how schools are using open source to provide integrated solutions to their students. Here’s a video from Chris Kenniburg showing how Dearborn Public Schools using Moodle, Mahara, and BigBlueButton to offer in integrated learning environment.

Add HTTPS to your BigBlueButton Server

We’ve published documentation on how to modify a BigBlueButton 0.9 server to support HTTPS. For production servers, users are increasingly expecting content to be served from HTTPS. There is also another reason to support HTTPS: the upcoming Chrome 46, which is due for release soon, will not allow users to access their microphone via WebRTC