Posts Tagged ‘skype’

Connecting Classrooms Globally

Presenter: Todd Nesloney Location: Waller, TX, USA @TechNinjaTodd Presentation Title: Connecting Classrooms Globally Presentation Description: Kids today live in a world where they can connect with anyone at any time. As teachers we need to be utilizing the tools we have at our disposal to connect our students with other classrooms, companies, and people from […]

Extreme Communication

Presenter: Tressa Graveley Location: Elliston, MT, USA Ms Graveley Presentation Description: This presentation will share the story of my classroom being chosen by Skype in the Classroom to follow Mark Wood during his summit attempt of Mount Everest. Educators will be exposed to the power of global communication when helping students become 21st century learners. […]

Keynote Outside Learning – Connecting Classrooms: It’s About Learning

Presenter: Kathy Cassidy Location: Moose Jaw, SK, Canada @kathycassidy Presentation Description:  Connecting your classroom with the world beyond your building is not just an add on. Connecting can teach digital citizenship, engage students, provide an authentic world-wide audience, meet curriculum standards and extend the learning. Kathy Cassidy shares examples from her own and other classrooms […]

Leveraging Social Media to Flatten Your Classroom Walls

Presenters: Paula Naugle and Jan Wells Location: New Orleans, Louisiana USA & Meriden, Kansas USA Twitter: @plnaugle  & @janwells Presentation Description: Most teachers would love to communicate and collaborate with other classes but are unsure just how to begin this process. How do you go about finding other classes to connect with? Where do you find […]

Playing with the 4C’s in an Elementary Classroom

Presenter: Paula Naugle and Jan Wells Location: Metairie, LA, U.S.A. Meriden, KS, U.S.A. @plnaugle and @janwells Presentation Title: Playing with the 4C’s in an Elementary Classroom Presentation Description: Paula and Jan are going to outline the steps they took to become innovative teachers. They will explain how their classes use the 4C’s (creativity, critical thinking, […]

Seeds to Success with Skype

Presenter: Jan Wells and Paula Naugle Location: Meriden, KS, USA and Metairie, LA, USA Links to Jan’s K12Online Ning Profile page and Paula’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Seeds to Success with Skype Presentation Description: Paula and Jan, 4th grade teachers from Louisiana and Kansas, share their lessons learned, experiences, and celebrations as Skype […]

Around the World with Skype

Presenter: Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano Location: Jacksonville, FL, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Around the World with Skype Presentation Description: Are you ready to get started with Skype? In this presentation you will see and hear what kind of hardware and software you will need, get step by step instructions to […]

Alrededor del Mundo con Skype

Presenter: Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano Location: Jacksonville, FL, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Alrededor del Mundo con Skype Presentation Description: ¿Listos para empezar a usar Skype en las escuelas? – ¿Qué clase de hardware y software van a necesitar? Instrucciones, paso a paso, como preparar su primera llamada. ¿Cómo encontrar proyectos […]

Instructional Strategies That Work with Videoconferencing: Increasing Interactivity

Presenter: Janine Lim Location: Berrien Springs, MI, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Instructional Strategies That Work with Videoconferencing: Increasing Interactivity Presentation Description: Videoconferencing can bring the world to your classroom. It allows educators to bridge the divide by bringing experiences to rural students; by engaging conversations and interactions between urban […]