To develop intercultural or global competences and communicative competence ,the students of RIS had a Skypeathon in collaboration with Microsoft. During the session, thousands of educators and students around the globe came together on a common platform. Sharing their best practices, their cultures to know and understand worldwide scenario. Today with new and emerging communication technologies and increased globalization, cultural exchange program may rely entirely on online interaction .There were no boundaries of time, syllabus etc. during the session. This was well projected by Rayatians where they travelled approximately 200000 miles around the globe. They visited
USA,UAE,Ukraine,Hungray,Indonesia,Egypt,Poland,Phillipines,Pakistan,Srilanka,Russia,Argentina,Qatar,Siberia,Malaysia,New Zealand, UK, Taiwan, Israel, Vietnam and many more countries with their Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert Ms.Taljit. Students communicated in a very impressive manner where people of others countries were very impressed by the competency of speaking English of our children. Students presented Indian Dance and Folk Music to acquaint them with Indian Culture. It was a very fruitful session. Students also visited a school of Poland which was technologically highly equipped. Students of RIS learnt how technology is highly useful in the field of education.