Category Archives: Video Conference

Update Around The World With 80 Schools

Here is a short update after 3 months into the project “Around The World with 80 Schools”. Last week, I had the amazing opportunity to be “on the other” side…

Using Chat Rooms As a Tool in the Classsroom

I believe that we need to teach our students to be able to extract information from a variety of sources. They do not only need to be able to read…

Update on Around The World With 80 Schools with Howard Wolinsky

At the beginning of January, I spoke with Howard Wolinsky who writes for the Skype in the US Blog about the “Around the World with 80 Schools” project. School ‘langwitches’…

Skyping in Mike Artell- Illustrator & Author

Mike Artell, illustrator, cartoonist and author of several children’s books, has contacted me because he read (on Langwitches) about the fantastic connections my school is making via Skype. He offered…

80+ Schools Around the World Participating

Update: We are at 80+ schools around the world participating in our quest to connect with 80 schools via Skype. Here are the participants in our quest. We have connected…