Connecting Globally

Links from presentation:

Global Partners:

Skype Resources for the Classroom - Shelley Terrell Teacher Reboot Camp

Around the World With Skype - Sylvia Tolisano Langwitches blog

    Video:  Around the World with Skype - this is an excellent introduction to using Skype in the classroom

Here are some great projects, listings and directories to help you find Skype connection partners (Sylvia Tolisano)

Edmodo - a controlled blogging site for teachers & students
Wallwisher - real-time message board
voxopop - message board
wetoku - record web conference conversations

Google Earth

Glogster - digital posters
Slideshare - online slideshow
PhotoPeach - online slideshow
iEtherpad - real-time document collaboration

Google Apps

Learn Central - book free web conferencing room

This is a link for a number of how-to's:  Wordle, Piclits, Wikispace, Voki, Toondoo, VoiceThread, Glogster, wikis, Twitter, blogging, forums, rss, social bookmarking and more!

Communicating Digitally