To add to this, there was a recent article in School Library Journal
about using Skype which might be worth taking a look at.
On Jan 17, 2008, at 11:00 AM, Vincent Rossano wrote:
> I've just had a teacher ask if I could install Skype on her computer
> at work. She'd do it at home, but she lives on dial-up in the
> hinterland. Frankly, I've never before been asked to do that on a
> school computer and my first response was to say no, a response
> reinforced by the fact that it is clearly for personal, not school,
> use. But I'm not really sure about the issues involved. Are any
> of you using Skype at your schools?
> Vincent Rossano
> Information Technology Director
> Montpelier Public Schools
> Montpelier, VT 05602
> (802) 225-8690