It was great. I've done video conferencing for three years, and this was by far the best. Loved it.
Fourth grade teacher, New Albany, Indiana
HistoryConnects is an outreach education initiative by the Virginia Historical Society utilizing cutting-edge technology, including interactive videoconferencing, web conferencing, Skype, podcasts, and online courses to reach learners of all ages across Virginia and around the globe! The VHS is proud to be among the nation's leaders in providing interactive distance learning content. Our programs reinforce both national and state standards of learning, while offering interactive, informative, and engaging explorations of history for all ages. HistoryConnects programming is offered to Virginia schools at a reduced rate, and a limited number of free programs will be made available through the Skype in the Classroom partnership. Download a HistoryConnects brochure, here.
All HistoryConnects programs:
utilize the VHS collections, primary sources, replica artifacts, and a trained museum educator
are aligned to state and national standards
can be customized for all ages and groups
include direct question and answer sessions
Our catalog of live, interactive programming includes:
Are you interested in scheduling one of our interactive programs? Join the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) for free and register for any of our interactive programs. Today, www.cilc.org is an established global videoconferencing content hub accessed by thousands, including all 50 states and 166 countries/territories.
Are you interested in learning more about our interactive video conferencing programs? I can help you schedule a program or answer any questions you may have. Feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804.342.9689.