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Videoconference Program Database
The T.W.I.C.E Content Provider Database is New and Improved!
This database contains educational programs (k-16) from award winning content providers, such as zoos and museums that offer participation through IP-based videoconferencing.
The T.W.I.C.E. organization operates and maintains this vast library of videoconference programs for all K-16 educational learners for FREE! Here you will find programs recommended by teachers from across the world.
Please take some time and check us out (see link below.) We have requested all of our content providers that they update their programs and offerings so you will have all the current information when planning your videoconference field trips.
Two Way Interactive Connections in Education (TWICE) is Michigan's organization for videoconferencing in K-12 education. TWICE promotes and supports collaborative connections for the benefit of all students.
TWICE promotes and supports collaborative connections using two way interactive video for the benefit of Michigan students.
Provide learning opportunities that expand the boundaries of the classroom beyond the local community, raise global awareness, and promote cultural and geographical understanding.
Promote and facilitate collaborative videoconferences between educators, students, and technology coordinators for the purpose of sharing information, best videoconference practices, and quality curriculum events.
Promote collaborative videoconferences that are both point-to-point and multipoint, where teaching and learning occur during the connection, and participation and interaction are required.
Provide an online centralized resource for integrating videoconferencing effectively in education.
Utilize videoconferencing to increase students’ advanced communication skills while addressing Michigan Curriculum Frameworks and technology standards.
Create opportunities for members to network and share videoconference experiences with each other.