Gordon Farrer

Looking for a real-time student discussion space

Discussion created by Gordon Farrer on Nov 26, 2019
Latest reply on Nov 27, 2019 by Bobby Pedersen

I have a class in which students talk in real time as they watch current affairs programs on TV while tweeting about them (it's a journalism reporting class).

In the past we used a G+ community to do this but Google closed it down. Then we used a Microsoft platform but I wasn't happy with it.

Is there a Canvas space that allows students to talk as a group, post links to websites, post images/gifs and comment on each other's posts etc?

The space should not be public (it's meant to be safe, no prying outsider eyes). There would be up to 60 students online at once, not all active all the time.


Thanks in advance.