Skype is a well-known platform for low cost local, national and international communications. However, it is an unsung but increasingly used vehicle for educational propagation.
Most of us have used Skype in some form and there are now an increasing number of apps that plug into it making collaboration and sharing much easier. IDroo is one such application.
Apus Melba uses Smart Notebook (commonly used in schools) and IDroo, along with other more familiar applications via Skype screen-share such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
Microsoft Small Basic is a free windows-based programming language, apt for those just starting on their quest to learn how to code. Find out more here (opens in a new window).