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Virtual Meetings

Big Marker

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BigMarker.com is the social network for Communities. By offering unlimited web conferencing and key project management tools, we hope to empower Communities to make a difference. We believe that with the right tools, any Community can make a visible and lasting impact in the world. Teachers can host virtual office hours, and students can collaborate online to make group projects a snap.  Teach clases online, and record tutorials so students can learn at their own pace.

FlashMeeting

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Flashmeeting is a tool for meeting people anywhere in the world. You book a meeting time and create a password that you share with others you want to collaborate with, and voilà! collaboration starts here.

MeBeam

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With MeBeam, you can create your chat room. You just type the name of the room and tell people to meet you there.

Protonotes

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Protonotes are notes that you add to your prototype that allow project team members to discuss system functionality, design, and requirements directly on the prototype. You can think of it like a discussion board/wiki in direct context of your prototype.

Skype

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Publisher's Documentation:

Skype is a software application that allows users to make voice calls over the Internet. Calls to other users of the service, and in some countries to free-of-charge numbers, are free, while calls to other landlines and mobile phones can be made for a fee. Additional features include instant messaging, file transfer and video conferencing. 

Using Skype:

50 Awesome Ways Skype in the Classroom 

Epals

Skype and Author Network

Skype in the Classroom

The Cool Cat Teacher Blog

Using Skype with Students

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Tgether

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Tgether allows you to communicate within small groups by means of emails. You can share files, track conversations, and manage your group. You can share codes or use third-party applications that Tgther provides.

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Wiggio is an online tool kit that lets you work in groups easily. You can send emails, text messages, and voice mails. It makes it easy to share files and polls. You can set up video conferences and also keep a shared calendar as well as keep track of your group’s tasks and resources.

Yugma

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Publisher's Documentation:

Yugma free web conferencing allows anyone, anywhere to instantly share their desktop and ideas online with others. To start hosting your own meetings, sign up today for FREE. Your Yugma Free web conferencing account allows you to invite up to 1 attendees with 1 hour meeting limitations. Yugma is an excellent tool for teachers who want to share their desktops with other students in the classroom or conduct parent-teacher conferences online.