Information

We encourage you to become part of the list serve for any one the following sites.
Once you find a program that you might be interested in participating drop UTAG (sandsr@cfbisd.edu/) into the loop.
We will make reservations with the content provider, schedule equipment, and support if you desire.
The following are Telepresence Clearing Houses for events
Connect2Texas
This is a must for Elementary…place yourself on their List Serve. 

Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration
CILC

Search by topic, grade or subject…GREAT!
UTAG has a Premium Account (Discount)

Two Way Interactive Connections in Education (TWICE)

is a social networking tool for educational videoconferencing.
Login to find colleagues and schools interested in collaborative videoconference projects. Create and advertise your own collaborative videoconference projects to educators around the world. CAPspace also provides registration for collaborative events and projects such as TWICE’s Read Around the Planet.
There are currently 13366 educators from 51 countries registered with CAPspace.
Global Nomands
Global Nomads Group (GNG) is an international NGO whose mission is to foster dialogue and understanding among the world’s youth. GNG engages and empowers young people worldwide using media, including: interactive videoconferencing, webcasting, social networking, gaming, and participatory filmmaking. GNG operates at the intersection of international and peace education, striving to serve as a vehicle for awareness, bridging the boundaries of cultural misconceptions and instilling in our audience a heightened appreciation and comprehension of the world in which they live
Skype
Download Skype and set yourself up an account. Use your school email and NO personal info other than Dallas USA
…VERY cool site for posting and finding people and places to Skype.
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