Skype in the Classroom

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Skype in the Classroom

Skype in the classroom is Skype’s flagship social good program. It is a free global community that invites teachers to use Skype to connect their students with other classrooms and featured partners from around the world to collaborate on classroom projects, as well as share ideas and inspiration around specific teaching needs.

Content from this campaign

Skype in the Classroom and Reddit Team Up for Teachers
During this time of year I always find myself reflecting back on the year that was.  As I look back at 2013 and remember the different ways we at Skype tried to give back and make life better for others, the recent “reddit gifts for the Teachers 2013” drive stands out...
Dec 3, 2013 6:00 AM ET
Students Reach for the Stars After Skype Call with World-Class Astronomer
A guest blog post by teacher Shawn Avery from Dennett Elementary School in Plympton, Massachusetts. How can I connect concepts my students are learning about to real world experiences? That’s the question that teachers ponder every day. It’s easy to throw a math...
Nov 8, 2013 12:00 PM ET
How Teachers Are Bringing the World to Their Students via Skype in the Classroom
Lauren Lintelman, a fifth-grade teacher at a bilingual school in Dallas, discovered that her students struggled with public speaking more than she had previously realized.  Improving those skills was particularly important for Lauren’s students, who were about to graduate from their Spanish-language elementary school and...
Nov 8, 2013 7:00 AM ET
Classrooms in US and Mexico Bond Over Books
07/10/2013 in Social Good by Andrew Schmidt Partnering with another class...
Jul 10, 2013 2:00 PM ET
High School Students Meet the Rock Stars of Particle Physics
06/27/2013 in Social Good by ...
Jul 2, 2013 2:15 PM ET