Virtual classrooms are becoming part of the 21st Century in Information communication technology, the programs listed below can be utilised into any classroom to enable students and the teacher to communicate virtually with other participants from around the world. To view the programs simply click on the hyperlink below to be directed to information and links about how to use these programs in your classroom.


Elluminate

Is a video conferencing tool which can be easily incorporated into your classroom for many different reasons.

Skype

Is a communication program which allows participants to interact using video, text and sound.

DiscoverE

Is a program which enables students to take part in web conferencing, participants can use video, text and sound to interact with others.

iEtherPad

Is a website which is used to collaborate with others using an online notepad.

Google Wave

Is a new website which allows people to work collaboratively to complete projects.

Ultranet

is a statewide, secure site that students, parents and teachers can access via the internet. It will provide a new learning space and more opportunities for information sharing across the Victorian government school system.is a statewide, secure site that students, parents and teachers can access via the internet. It will provide a new learning space and more opportunities for information sharing across the Victorian government school system (for more information follow the link in the heading or click here).