You only have to watch young people communicating out of school with services like MSN, Yahoo, AOL and now Google to get a glimpse of what is possible in and out of class. ICT cynics may shy from its inevitability but it's already happening. Jack Kenny visited a high-tech school camp in the Lake District with outstanding Alaskan educator Mark Standley, and came away convinced of the emergence of those long-vaunted schools without walls.
Our exploration of using ICT for collaborative learning unearthed such a wealth of material that we have created a special website collection of features by top writers like Professor Stephen Heppell and George Cole. Go to www.tes.co.ukonline to find out more, a lot more!