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Madison Elementary students Skype Tanzanian counterparts

I shot this assignment for the Wisconsin State Journal. See their story here

The students in Ms. Susan Hobart's 4th- and 5th-grade class had a sleepover in their classroom in order video chat with students in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. 

Teacher Susie Hobart lifts up Pang Dee Thao, for a midnight video visit between the fourth-and fifth-grade class at Lake View Elementary on Madison’s North Side and their counterparts in Tanzania. Kyle Bursaw

Jabrailen Rice and his classmates get ready to sleep at their school, Lake View Elementary, early Friday morning, after a 75-minute visit with their counterparts in a school outside Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Lake View Elementary teacher Susie Hobart holds a laptop and webcam in the school’s library during a virtual tour she gave to students at a school outside of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Hobart is accompanied by students from left Jakeena Hoskins, Ali Saffold, Tattionna Lyons and Jabrailen Rice.

 

- Kyle