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Windows on the World

Synopsis
Looks at the benefits to schools of linking with schools in other countries and examines the practicalities of making such links using e-mail, videoconferencing and the Internet. Uses examples of successful projects to demonstrate how developing internet projects with partners in other countries can enhance classroom activities and increase pupils’ motivation. Covers all the steps involved in setting up joint Internet/e-mail projects and refers viewers to a linked website.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 29 min.
Year of production
1998
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: £16.89 (+VAT inc p&p)
Documentation
Accompanying notes.
Subjects
Education
Keywords
international relations; Internet; language teaching; schools

Production Company

Name

The British Council

Web
http://www.britcoun.org External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7930 8466
Fax
020 7389 6347
Address
10 Spring Gardens
London SW1A 2BN

Distributor

Name

Central Bureau for International Education and Training

Email
cbresources@britishcouncil.org.
Web
http://www.britcoun.org.uk/cbve External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7389 4880
Fax
020 7389 4426
Address
The British Council
10 Spring Gardens
London SW1A 2BN

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