Skype in the Classroom

Made by ManyGreat Britain


Concept / Professional


Made by Many, Skype, Microsoft

Project Description

Skype in the classroom is a free service for teachers that allows them to collaborate with each other, bring guest speakers to their classrooms, and take children on virtual field trips.

Skype in the classroom removes classroom walls and unlocks learning experiences that would otherwise not be possible due to distance, access, and budget barriers.

There’s 100k teachers using Skype in the classroom globally in over 240 countries and territories.


Interaction Awards is an initiative of the Interaction Design Association (IxDA), a global community of over 100,000 individuals worldwide dedicated to the professional practice of Interaction Design. Find out how to join your local group and get involved at

© 2012 - 2023 Interaction Design Association