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VC for Hope: Connecting the world to Guatemala
Edmonton Public Schools
Education: K-12 School
VC for Hope '09! Join the World as we work together to raise $50 000 to help build a school for the children Guatemala.
On Wednesday, November 4th (Elementary schools) and Thursday, November 5th (Secondary schools), students from around the Globe will gather via Video Conference to help raise awareness and funds for the building of a school for disadvantaged children in Guatemala.
Over the course of this day, from 08:00-16:00 (MT), schools from almost every continent on earth will connect to each other and a remote satellite connection in the hills of Guatemala, developing relationship and examining the impact of Globalization on indigenous communities.
November 2009 - November 2009
Education: Grade(s): Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, K-12 Educator
Creating a School/Community Partnership (Vista), International, Community Interests, Social Studies/History, Language Arts/English, Performing Arts, Character Education, Technology/Information Science
Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)