Announcing Microsoft Global Learning Connection 2019—extending the Skype-a-Thon experience to more learners around the world!

One of my favorite moments each year is when I get to connect with students all around the world as part of our annual Skype-a-Thon. Since our inaugural event in 2014, Skype-a-Thon has engaged with hundreds of thousands of students, classrooms and volunteer guest speakers who’ve embraced it and are connecting every year to help teach empathy and compassion. With new tools now available for educators to better connect students with each other, like Microsoft Teams and Flipgrid, in addition to Skype, I am excited to announce that Skype-a-Thon is now called the Microsoft Global Learning Connection—a celebration for students … Continue reading Announcing Microsoft Global Learning Connection 2019—extending the Skype-a-Thon experience to more learners around the world!