I???m a so-so fan of Skype. I???ve used it on an infrequent basis and have had more than a few dropped calls. Audio and video alike.
However, it???s a cheap way to make long distance calls and seems to work better over wi-fi and the video quality is improving on a regular basis.
So therefore it???s probably a great tool for the classroom. But how can you use Skype to do more than just make calls? Well, there???s a pantload of interesting ways! Check out these fun ideas: