logging in or signing up Skype in the K-12 Classroom kjarrett Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 962 Category: Education License: Some Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: October 31, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 2 Presentation Description As presented at the 2010 NJEA Convention in Atlantic City, NJ on November 4, 2010 Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Skype in the K-12 Classroom: Collaborate, Communicate and Innovate!: Skype in the K-12 Classroom: Collaborate, Communicate and Innovate! Kevin Jarrett Technology Facilitator, K-4 Northfield Community School, Northfield NJ Twitter: @kjarrett | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Blog: http://www.ncs-tech.org Skype: kevin.jarrett Image credit: Stephen G. Eick (email@example.com) http://bit.ly/35lSAQ Quotable: "What would happen if the chalkboard was transformed into a ‘window on the World ?’“ - RL , The Golden Fleece Wiki Quotable Image credit : http://www.flickr.com/photos/funkybug/1538454520/ Classroom Window on the World: 3 Classroom Window on the World Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/technolote/2178274470/ That’s nice. But … does THIS look familiar?: That’s nice. But … does THIS look familiar? Is this you?: Is this you? Image credit: http://www.nuvatesolutions.com/images/tn_overworked2.jpg I get it. Really. I do.: I get it. Really. I do. Skype is … so:: Skype is … so: Easy Useful Powerful Transformational ... and FUN Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/20494722@N00/151080481/ Once you try it, it will be your new favorite technology tool! Skype is …: 8 Skype is … Free IM & videoconferencing software for PC & Mac Worldwide, multilingual A social network : 560,000,000 users as of Q4 2009* A “screen sharing” application File transfers, too Malik , O. (2010, April 20). Skype By the Numbers: It's Really Big: Tech News « . http://gigaom.com/ . Retrieved October 31, 2010, from http://bit.ly/9A7o5Q Three Goals for Today: Three Goals for Today Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lululemonathletica/3876552794/ Goal #1: Goal #1 DEMO SKYPE IN ACTION Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/20494722@N00/151080481/ Goal #2: Goal #2 IDENTIFY LEARNING USES & BENEFITS Image credit: http://www.freefoto.com/preview/2000-02-53?ffid=2000-02-53&k=Number+Two Goal #3: Goal #3 GET YOU EXCITED ENOUGH TO GET STARTED Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/20494722@N00/151080481/ Yes, but… Why?: Yes, but… Why? Skype is …: Skype is … One of the easiest & most powerful tools for “global collaborative projects” But it’s not all fun & games… there’s serious work to be done Image credit: http://mysbisd.com/ithinkilearniinspire/ Why you need it: Why you need it Ready? Set? Let’s : Ready? Set? Let’s Meet Heather Durnin: Meet Heather Durnin Grade 7/8 teacher of “everything except French” at Turnberry Central Public School in Wingham , Ontario, Canada Skype: hdurnin Twitter: @ hdurnin Classroom Web: heatherdurnin.com Let’s talk resources… : Let’s talk resources… Skype in Schools Wiki: Skype in Schools Wiki http://digitallyspeaking.pbworks.com/Videoconferencing THESE ARE AWESOME Skype in Schools Wiki: Skype in Schools Wiki http://aroundtheworldwith80schools.net/ Skype in Schools Wiki: Skype in Schools Wiki http://skypeinschools.pbworks.com Skype in Schools Wiki: Skype in Schools Wiki http://www.cilc.org/c/community/collaboration_center.aspx 50 Awesome Ways to Use Skype in the Classroom: 50 Awesome Ways to Use Skype in the Classroom http://bit.ly/skype50ways Ready? Set? Let’s : Ready? Set? Let’s Meet Chrissy Yarzabeck: Meet Chrissy Yarzabeck First Grade Teacher, Derry Township School District, Hershey, PA Skype: christine.yarzabeck Twitter: @ MissYarzabek Classroom Web: yarzabek.wikispaces.com Now it’s YOUR TURN! : Now it’s YOUR TURN! LIVE DEMO!: LIVE DEMO! Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/shutter/105497713/ Someone in the audience is going to sign up for Skype … right now! How to get started: 28 How to get started Install a webcam* Download: http://skype.com Create account, sign in Make a test call Find & add Skype contacts Start planning * Built-in webcams on laptops work GREAT! Questions? : Questions? Kevin Jarrett Technology Facilitator, K-4 Northfield Community School, Northfield NJ Twitter: @kjarrett | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Blog: http://www.ncs-tech.org Skype: kevin.jarrett You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.