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100,000 hours over Skype: ¡Felicidades!

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It’s been a few years since we checked in with 121 Spanish, an online Spanish language school where teachers tutor students over Skype. Just this past month they hit an impressive milestone: 100,000 hours of classes over Skype! Craig Jull’s school has come a long way since its founding in 2006. Now with over 1,000 … Read more

C’est aussi la rentrée pour les entreprises !

Nous voyons beaucoup de témoignages de la communauté Skype pour Business exprimant le désir de continuer à apprendre et à s’épanouir. Dans l’esprit de cette nouvelle rentrée scolaire, nous avons décidé que les enfants ne seraient pas les seuls à retourner en classe. Un nombre grandissant de petites entreprises dynamiques offrent de nombreuses opportunités pédagogiques … Read more

From Mexico City to Manchester, Skype and Peace One Day Host Student SkypeTalks

One of my favorite early grade school memories was having a pen pal. Every year, my teacher would present each student with a profile of another student who lived in another town across the nation. I would immediately begin writing to my pen pal, asking them questions like: “What is the weather like where you … Read more

Virtual Language Lessons

Did you know there are over 6,000 languages spoken across the globe? As an essential tool for communication for millions of people representing hundreds of countries, we know that our Skype users speak a number of different languages when connecting… Read more