Saturday, April 17, 2010

Make your classroom a global communication center for free with Skype

Are you an educator willing to share ideas through Skype? If you have the bandwidth, get on the bandwagon! If you have a skill or expertise that you would like to share with educators around the world, or visit classroom to classroom, input your information here. You can see experts who have signed up as experts willing to speak with classes here. Examples: authors, illustrators, career visits, experts on history, sciences, math, etc.

To learn more read how Melanie Holtsman is doing this with her students in her post Skype in the Classroom and watch this example of how an educator used Skype with students.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for sharing my link Lisa! We're so excited to finally get to try this amazing tool. If teachers have access, they really should be tapping into the wisdom of others. Skype rocks!