Skype is a free and easy way for teachers to open up their classroom and their students to a world way beyond their campus.
Over 9,317 teachers from 99 countries have signed on!The great thing is that Skype in the classroom can be used by students of all ages.
With Skype, students can learn from other students, connect with other cultures, and expand their knowledge in amazing ways.
Met any good Authors lately? Classroom author visits can happen via Skype.
Cultural exchange: introduced to new cultures around the world Language skills: engage in real-life conversations where students can practice their skills. Discovery: learning what a classroom in another country does by giving previously unachievable access. Bottom line is…………
Skype is about bringing education to life.
What do you need to set upSkype?
Windows XP or newer operating system
A microphone and speakers
A system with 100 Kbps upload rate
and a Skype subscription
It is very easy to bring Skypeto life for your classroom!