World Regions In the News: Aung San Suu Kyi

After making the video inviting Aung San Suu Kyi to Skype with the class, we got an answer: Yes! Unfortunately, the day we were supposed to hold the interview, Hilary Clinton scheduled a visit with the Burmese leader. But fear not: We were able to reschedule the Skype date, and have gotten some publicity as a result of our stunt working out! Check out these links to some awesome stories about our class!

Cool Cat Teacher Blog: Virginia Tech Prof to Skype with Burma’s resistance leader on Monday

edtech digest: Professor Disrupting Lecture Hall with Best Use of Skype Ever

Plain Talking: The power of the Internet

storyful: Suu Kyi answers YouTube request to Skype US students

GlobalEdNing: My college professor landed a Skype interview with Suu Kyi of Burma with a YouTube video!

 

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