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School-2-school: across miles

The fayobserver wrote an article on Alderman Elementary school and one of its teacher, Andi Webb, who participates with the school-2-school program.  The Indonesian children were excited to talk to their U.S. friends and learn about their school activities.  Here is an excerpt from the article:

“The first-graders looked startled Friday morning when they learned their new friends go to school six days a week, not five.  Ten thousand miles away, a group of Indonesian children grinned at the Alderman Elementary School students over a Skype connection and answered questions about aspects of their lives…”

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This entry was posted on May 12, 2014 by in AUA Network, school to school.
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