eThink Education – Moodle Partner from USA has announced their partnership with Blindside networks, the creator of the open-source web conferencing system, BigBlueButton, to provide their clients an easy access to BigBlueButton from within their Moodle system.
In a recent announcement, Brian Carlson, Co-Founder and CEO of eThink Education commented: “The web conferencing capabilities of BigBlueButton provide an incredibly valuable tool for online learning. BigBlueButton makes remote education more personal and interactive for both educators and learners, increasing student engagement. We’re excited to partner with Blindside Networks and offer their hosting of BigBlueButton to our eThink community of educators and learners.”
Whereas Fred Dixon, CEO of Blindside networks said – “eThink Education provides world-class hosting and support for Moodle that really benefits the Moodle community at large, I would recommend anyone looking for a learning management solution to contact eThink Education.”
Through this partnership, Blindside Networks will provide eThink Education hosting for a Free Tier of BigBlueButton which is limited to six concurrent users (no recordings or desktop sharing). eThink clients can use the embedded Free Tier – at no extra cost – for online office hours, tutoring, and small classes.
Check out the full announcement here.