Educational Video Hangouts

Google Hangouts is a video conferencing system that allows as little as two to as many as fifteen sites to connect. Through Hangouts classes can communicate with video, voice, and text, and can share screens, documents, and videos. This is an easy, free, and powerful way to conduct distance learning right from your computer without the need for expensive equipment.

There are many practical uses of Hangouts in a classroom setting, as students can connect with people and places around the world including students, experts, authors, and more.

Resources:

 Eduhangout site - connect with other classrooms - Website link
 Ideas for using Eduhangouts - Website link
 Eduhangout Community - G+ Community
 Help guide - "Google+ for Schools" - Google Document link