Skype in the Classroom Adds New Partners

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Everyone knows that six-note melody that Skype makes when it launches as a background process on your computer. It’s a recognizable feature and gives Skype a little bit of character, even if it does freak you out when you forget Continue reading

Buying Your Way to an Online Degree

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The proliferation of online education has numerous benefits, all of which have been fiercely debated in the last couple of years as one university after another jumps on the bandwagon. But less talked about is the new business that thrives Continue reading

How Video Chat is Globalizing the Classroom

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Remember the days of Pen Pals? Students across the world would hand-write letters to each other (yes – with actual pen and paper!) to learn about other cultures and improve their literacy abilities. These letters could take weeks to reach Continue reading