Skypeathon 2017

Connect with others in OPS or across the world.

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What is a Skypeathon?

Microsoft's Skypeathon is a two day event, Tuesday, November 28th - Wednesday, November 29th, promoting the power of using Skype in the Classroom to connect students and their learning to others outside of their classroom. #skypeathon
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How Can You Join the Skypeathon?

  • Option 1: Locate a Skype call for your class on the Skype in the Classroom Website. Use Consumer Skype to connect.
  • Option 2: Join the OPS Skypeathon Guest Speakers. (See schedule below) Fill out form below to receive a Skype for Business link to connect.
  • Option 3: Ask for support in finding a class to connect with to do a Mystery Skype call. If OPS class use Skype for Business to connect. If outside of OPS, use Skype Consumer to connect.

Feeling ambitious? Try more than one option!


Fill out this form to share how you want to join by November 17th 4:00 PM:

OPS Skypeathon 2017 Form

I will email those that sign up details of support by Monday, November 20th.

Option 2: OPS Skypeathon Guest Speakers

Tuesday, November 28th

  • 9:15 - 9:45 AM: John Vinchattle- North High Robotics Tour
  • 10:30 - 11:00 AM: Ari Schorr – Microsoft Career Share
  • 1:00 - 1:30 PM: Jessica Millstone- BrainPop and Moby
  • 1:45 - 2:15 PM: Rebecca Chambers- OPS Mobile Learning Unit Tour
  • 3:00 - 3:30 PM: Microsoft Store AR/VR Tour

Wednesday, November 29th

  • 9:15 - 9:45 AM: John Vinchattle- North High Robotics Tour
  • 10:30 - 11:00 AM: Microsoft Store AR/VR Tour
  • 1:00 - 1:30 PM: Jessica Millstone- BrainPop and Moby
  • 1:45 - 2:15 PM: Ari Schorr – Microsoft Career Share
  • 3:00 - 3:30 PM: Rebecca Chambers- OPS Mobile Learning Unit Tour

Join in the fun and tweet to #skypeathon #opsproud

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