BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:REQUEST X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Pacific Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16011104T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=1SU;BYMONTH=11 TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:16010311T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=2SU;BYMONTH=3 TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT ATTENDEE;CN="Solutions Center";RSVP=TRUE:mailto:solutions.center@nethope.or g CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20180105T230712Z DESCRIPTION:Webinar Abstract and Speaker information:\n\n\n\n\nJoin us on J anuary 18 for the first NLG Tech Task Force webinar of\n2018! We are featu ring Skype in the Classroom\n : a\nfree\, global program that helps connect educato rs with learning\nresources around the world. Expert guest speakers\, virt ual field trips\,\nand classroom collaborations are just a few of the reso urces available\nto teachers to help connect their students with global cl assrooms\, and\nacquire 21st century skills.\n\nIn this webinar\, you will learn how to join Skype’s global community\nand how to set up virtual c onnections. Members of the Skype for Good and\nSkype in the Classroom team s will share how Skype can help displaced\nstudents and communities connec t virtually to educational resources by\ninviting experts into their class rooms online\; participating in live\nvirtual field trips\; and collaborat ing with other classrooms around the\nworld.\n\nScheduled speakers include two Egyptian educators\, Soheir Zaki\nAbdel-Fattah and Rania Ezzat Al-say ed\, who will share their students’\nexperiences with Skype in the Class room\, and their observations about\nhow it has changed their perception o f the world and broadened their\nhorizons. Emma Naas\, a Swedish Educator\ , will share her experience\nconnecting her classroom with the Kakuma Refu gee Camp\, and how she has\nvolunteered to offer lessons via Skype to supp ort refugee students’\neducation as part of her mission for quality in e ducation for all.\n\nKey Takeaways for Attendees:\n\n* How to use the Skyp e in the Classroom program to support\ndisplaced students\;\n* How you can join the global community of Skype in the Classroom\;\n* Connectivity req uirements for Skype in the Classroom\;\n* Getting started with classroom s essions.\n\n\nHost:\n\n\n\n\n\n \n\nLeila Toplic\, NLG Tech Task Force Lead\n\n\nSpeakers:\n\n\n\n\n\n \n\nRoss Smith\, Director\, Skype for Good (USA)\n\n\ n \n\nIro Stefopoulou\, Community and Par tnerships\, Skype in the Classroom\n(UK)\n\n\n \n\nSoheir Zaki Abdel-Fattah\, Educator\, MIE Expert and Skype Maste r Teacher\n(Egypt)\n\n\n \n\nRania Ezzat Al-sayed\, Educator\, MIE Expert and Skype Master Teacher\n(Egypt)\n\n\n \n\nEmma Naas\, English Teacher\, Teach SD Gs and Kakuma Project Ambassador\,\nMIE Fellow\, Skype Master Teacher and European Label Award winner\n(Sweden)\n\n\n \n\n__________________________ ______\n\n \n\nEvent address for attendees:\n\nhttps://nethopestaff.webex. com/nethopestaff/onstage/g.php?MTID=ea1f451d\n8ca5f5a75b100ee258844f9cc\n< https://nethopestaff.webex.com/nethopestaff/onstage/g.php?MTID=ea1f451d\n8 ca5f5a75b100ee258844f9cc> \n\n \n\n \n\nDate and time:\n\nThursday\, Janua ry 18\, 2018 11:00 am\nEastern Standard Time (New York\, GMT-05:00)\n\nDur ation:\n\n1 hour\n\n \nEvent number:\n\n745 803 827\n\nEvent password:\n\ nfFimKkw3\n\n \n\n DTEND;TZID="Pacific Standard Time":20180118T090000 DTSTAMP:20180105T204829Z DTSTART;TZID="Pacific Standard Time":20180118T080000 LAST-MODIFIED:20180105T230712Z LOCATION:Attendee WebEx: https://nethopestaff.webex.com/nethopestaff/onstag e/g.php?MTID=ea1f451d8ca5f5a75b100ee258844f9cc ORGANIZER;CN="Solutions Center":mailto:solutions.center@nethope.org PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:2 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-us:NLG Tech Task Force: Skype in the Classroom TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000B0ADA12BBD83D301000000000000000 010000000C51E7BA341539348A52A9E5B4FE9CD55 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\n\n\n\n\n\n
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\nJoin us on January 18 for the first NLG Tech Task Force webinar of 2018! We are featuring \;Skype\n in the Classroom: a free\, g lobal program that helps connect educators with learning resources around the world. Expert guest speakers\, virtual field trips\, and classroom col laborations are just a few of the resources available to teachers to help connect\n their students with global classrooms\, and acquire 21st century skills.

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\nIn this webinar\, you will learn how to join Skype’s global co mmunity \;and how to set up virtual connections. Members of the Skype for Good \;and Skype in the Classroom \;teams will share how Skype can help displaced students \;and communities connect virtually to\n educational resources by inviting experts into their classrooms online\; p articipating \;in live virtual field trips\; and collaborating \;w ith other classrooms around the world.

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\nScheduled speakers include two Egy ptian educators\, Soheir Zaki Abdel-Fattah \;and Rania Ezzat Al-sayed\ , who will share their students’ experiences with Skype in the Classroom \, and their observations about \;how it has changed their perception of the world \;and broadened\n their horizons. Emma Naas\, a Swedish E ducator\, will share her experience \;connecting her classroom with th e Kakuma Refugee Camp\, and how she has volunteered to offer lessons via S kype to support refugee students’ education as part of her mission for q uality\n in education for all.

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