Feb 14, 2021
EdTech Recommendation (4:00)
immersive video chat built for groups
goodbye to boring video calls. Get started in 10
- Used by
teams @ Google, Facebook, NASA and more!
free from breakout rooms
audio enables multiple simultaneous conversations in the same
space. Just like IRL.
- Customize your space
illustrations, interactive apps, and customizable environments
delight guests and sponsors alike.
- Clubhouse is an invite-only audio platform
-- iOS only as of Feb. 2021 -- where users can start conversations,
listen in to conversations, and network. When you open the app
you’ll find one spot to search for users or clubs (which are like
affinity groups) you’d like to follow, and a calendar of upcoming
events based on the interests you selected when you first signed
up. You can see what rooms other people are a part of, jump around
to listen in, and raise your hand if you want to be invited up to
What is the value of Clubhouse for
How I am using
- I have
spent the last month mostly lurking
- I have
started to host rooms - One of my first was literally called,
Talking EdTech while Waiting for Tacos
- I am
exploring my interests
- I am
getting the opportunity to listen to conversations and engage in
conversations that I wouldn't normally get the chance to jump
like a 24-hour per day conference and really resembles EdCamp.
Anyone can start a conversation and you can leave a conversation at
this might be trendy but I don't think I've ever led you astray,
and I promise that you will get value.
Clubhouse Tips for
- If you
can get an invite from someone GET IT! Why Not?
ALL your interests
and follow people who are interesting to you
involved and raise your hand
- Start a
How are others using
Of course, with any social media platform, success will come
down to the quality of content. For people like you and me, the
conversation needs to be practical and useful. Clubhouse is in its
early days, and it remains to be seen what ‘quality’ looks like on
this platform. Still, there certainly seems to be an opportunity to
democratize discussions around education — at least until the same
old voices grab all the eartime.
EdTech VIP (56:23)
- Trish Hinchman
- Technology Integration Specialist • Google
Certified Trainer • Adjunct Professor in Ed Tech • Presenter •
Learner • Wife and Mom of 2