Submitted by Annika and Bir… on Thu, 04/26/2018 - 13:20

Skype is a video conferencing tool. In the free version up to 25 participants (caller + 24 persons) can take part at group calls. Up to  10 (9 + host) people can use video stream and the rest would be audio stream. 

In the free version it is also possible to share the screen in calls up to 10 persons.

Tool Category
TEL methods where this tool fits
Required technical skill level
Middle (intermediate)
Tool is best suitable for the following environment
Real time online webinars or video conferencing
Mode of teaching application
Appointment required (synchronous)
Task Mode
All students task
Group task
Individual task
Task for partners
Required equipment/devices/platform
phone w/ internet connection
Smart phone app (iOS, Android, Windows)
Tablet app (iOS, Android, Windows)
Grade your contribution (I consider this TEL tool fits with the TEL method)