Category Archives: Video Conference

Guest Blogger- Heather Durnin On New Forms of School and Learning

Heather Durning who blogs on Mrs. D’s Flight Plan has graciously allowed me to cross post her latest post here on Langwitches. I believe her blog post is invaluable as…

Looking for “Experts” to Help Us Learn With Perspectives About Christopher Columbus

A new school year has started for us here in the Northern Hemisphere. We are off to a fantastic start. I am working with our 5th grade teacher and class…

Celebrating Language, Culture & History via Skype

Students from Jacksonville, Florida/USA and Binyamina, Israel recently celebrated Jerusalem Day together. A true opportunity to share Language, Culture & History via Skype. A grandfather in Israel shared his memories…

Behind the Curtains of a Skype Call

In this video, we show you a little bit what is happening behind the curtains of the actual Skype call. Students are discussing some of the Skype jobs they take…

Learning With, From and About Each Other

7th Grade Jewish students skype with Muslim students from the Khartoum American School,  Sudan. This is the third in a series of Skype calls to learn from and about other…