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Learning Without Borders using Skype in the Classroom

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Current technologies and modes of communication have made the world seem smaller and allowed individuals to become more interconnected - giving you and your students easy access to people, information, and cultures across the globe. In this webinar, discover how to use Skype in the Classroom to connect with experts and other classrooms around the world. Join Kyle Calderwood as he shows you how to get started with Skype and shares examples of what it can do for you and your students. Do you want your students to discuss a book with the author? Or do you need a park ranger from Yosemite to show your class various plants and animals found in the park? All this and so much more are possible using Skype in the Classroom.

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Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Thursday, July 21, 2016 @ 3:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Microsoft, Tools for Student Projects, Virtual Learning
Tags: collaboration, global connections, Skype, subject matter experts

Reviews (20)

Thank you for sharing ideas for using Skype in the classroom. I am excited about using Skype to discuss a class novel with the author.
Full Member
I am excited to see all of the types of information that can be accessed through SKYPE.
Full Member
Thanks Kyle! I got a lot of really good ideas.
Full Member
Love the virtual field trips idea!! My students will love this!!
Full Member
Thank you.
Basic Member
I can't wait to start having virtual field trips with my students!!!
Basic Member
Great presentation
Full Member
Very informative! I never knew Skype could be used in this way.
Full Member
Cool presentation. Thanks
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