Opening classroom walls to the universe

"Talk to and write with a well-known author. Visit the zoo and learn about endangered species. Immerse yourself in Mardi Gras tradition with students and teachers who live in New Orleans. Travel to the White House. Or to an ancient Roman villa. Or even to China...All from the comfort of your classroom or computer lab...The power of video conferencing!"

Stephanie Bader, Powerful Learning Practice

Question: Videoconferencing? What is it and what does it look like in the classroom?

Answer: Checkout the samples below .

2nd graders exploring the Gold Rush via PORTS.

Valley HS students learning about Rwanda.