Skype’s New Education Platform Connects Classrooms Around the Globe

Skype’s New Education Platform Connects Classrooms Around the Globe LIZ DWYER Education Editor March 31, 2011 • 5:30 pm PDT 90 responses Good news for teachers looking to collaborate with their colleagues in other parts of the world. Skype has a new free service just for educators called Skype in the classroom, “a free global … Continue reading

May 26, 2011 • 3:30 pm PDT In April, Peter Thiel, one of the co-founders of PayPal and the first major investor in Facebook, announced “20 Under 20,” his experiment that will pay students from some of the nation’s most elite colleges $100,000 each to drop out and start companies. Thiel’s views on college degrees … Continue reading