ea of the World from Which You Will Present: New Orleans, Louisiana
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): all classroom teachers
Short Session Description (one line): Would you like to know how to do a Mystery Location call? Some refer to them as Mystery Skype calls, but since I now use both Skype and Google Hangouts for video conferencing from my classroom, I refer to them as Mystery Location calls.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Many classrooms around the globe have participated in Mystery Skype calls. Today with the option of using other video conferencing tools like Google Hangout, many teachers now call them Mystery Location calls. Come learn how to do one in your classroom. I will help you find another class to connect with, explain how to "play" the game, and walk you through the classroom jobs you could assign to your students so that your Mystery call turns into a true "learning call" as Silva Tolisano likes to call them.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: https://sites.google.com/site/mysterylocationcalls/ http://pnaugle.blogspot.com…
can proceed beyond talking to REAL ACTION.
There are a wide range of people I can recommend, so I will begin with one Kansan, Rich White whose work amplifying the virtual world for students and teachers shows promise for students in a variety of economic situations or geographic locations.…