Episode 38 – Fri., Dec. 10, 2010
Ed & Tech – Using Skype in Education
- Our guest blogger, Laura Ketcham found the following sites that with tips on using Skype in the classroom:
- Teaching Degree: 50 Awesome Ways to Incorporate Skype in the Classroom
- Teach Hub: Using Skype in the Classroom
- YouTube video showing teachers how to use Skype in the classroom
- Google Books: Skype for Dummies
- Funny take on the addiction to technology, phones, media, etc
- The cause of problems in many things, like relationships, family, etc
- Has a drug-like effect on some people where they can’t be separated from their phones
- Often makes people less sociable and serves as a reminder of what is important in life!
New in the News – Celebrities “Twitter Deaths” raise $1 Million
- Celebrities got together to bring awareness to an organization by singer and song writer Alicia Keys, Keep a Child Alive.
- They went off line for 6 days, not posting on twitter or facebook and asking fans to donate money.
- Talking Tom Cat
- Fling Free!
- Pocket Frogs
- Tap Zoo
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