Category: Moodle

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

Moodle Cloud Integrates BigBlueButton

Martian Dougiamis, the creator of Moodle and CEO of Moodle Pty, announced today the integration of BigBlueButton into Moodle Cloud, a free on-line version of Moodle available to teachers world-wide.   All teachers signing up for Moodle Cloud will receive an integration version of BigBlueButton, giving them the ability to interact with students in real-time from within

iMoot 2014 using BigBlueButton

The global online Moodle conference iMoot 2014, 15 – 19 May 2014, is underway will be using BigBlueButton for all sessions.  It’s running 24 hours a day for the next four days. Here’s a screen shot from the keynote address.    

Canada Moodle Moot 2013 using BigBlueButton

The Canada Moodle Moot 2013 (February 12-15) will be using BigBlueButton to broadcast parts of its conference live to on-line delegates. You can register for on-line access here. Fred Dixon, project manager for BigBlueButton, and Jesus Federico, developer of the BigBlueButton Moodle integration, will be presenting at the conference on Delivering on-line classes using BigBlueButton. Their presentation

Feeling some BigBlueButton Love

We’ve invested a lot of effort to make sure BigBlueButton has a really, really good integration with Moodle 2.x. Here’s a recent twitter conversation from some members of the Moodle community. BigBlueButton + Moodle FTW!