In order to improve online learning, educator and learners collaboration, moodle and BigBlueButtion were designed independently and these two can be integrated with ease.
Moodle is an open source learning management system designed to create a learning environment for educators, learners and administrators. Moodle can be installed on a person’s web server, it is also proven and trusted worldwide.
It is completely free with no licensing fees, highly flexible and fully customizable.
BigBlueButton is an open source global web conferencing system intended for online learning. It includes features like; real time sharing of audio, screen and video, private/public chat, interactive whiteboard and upload of documents.
BligBlueButton is integrated in moodle as plugin and below are the step by step procedures on how this is done;
- Sign into moodle as an administrator > Dashboard > site administration.