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Education

The world is your classroom. Video conferencing hardware is connecting teachers to students around the globe to break physical barriers to education.

Video conferencing between schools could help solve a teacher shortage.

Video Conferencing Between Schools Could Fight the Effects of a Teacher Shortage

It’s looking like students in the U.S. must learn to share if they are to get the most out of their education. And they don’t just have to share with their...
Video conferencing language learning is one of the best methods

Video Conferencing in Language Learning Adds an Extra Dimension to Education

Read my lips: video conferencing is a great way to learn a language online. It adds a live, face-to-face dynamic that is far more engaging than any stale video series you’ve been...
Video conferencing is allowing greater access to music lessons.

Music Schools As Well As Students in Remote Areas Turn to Video Conferencing for...

You’re sitting at home with your five-year-old daughter in Argyle, Missouri. Hardly a relatable story, I agree, as the town of Argyle has a population of less than 200, so it’s unlikely...
A teacher demonstrates video conferencing in education training

How to Use Video Conferencing in Education Training: Getting the Most Out of the...

From his office at Fort Hays State University, Kansas, Dr. Gary Andersen is helping guide the future of Saudi Arabia. The Assistant Professor of Advanced Education Programs is mentoring more than...
Video conferencing is facilitating mentoring of female students.

With Video Conferencing, Women Mentors Could Empower More Female Students to Choose STEM Fields

You don’t need the status of a globally-recognized, enduring pop icon to empower women. You just need access to video conferencing. And to be willing to share your life journey. Because that’s...
video conferencing for remote tutors

Augmented Reality Could Make Remote Tutoring Via Video Conference As Fun As Pokemon Go

The only downside to having a history lesson in the middle of a revolutionary battlefield is losing sight of your tutor amid all the charging cavalry. Still, it’s better than the old...
video conferencing parent teacher meetings

Video Conferencing Makes All the Difference for Single Parents at Parent-Teacher Meetings

Did National Parent Involvement Day pass you by? It is set aside to “honor and highlight” the contribution parents make to their children’s education, both at home and at school. But if...
video conferencing in classroom

Video Conferencing Equipment in the Classroom Helps Online Students Break Down Cultural Barriers

Do you know what they eat for breakfast in Brazil? Do you know what language Mickey Mouse speaks in Japan? Do you know what they wear to a wedding in Kenya? These may seem...
Universities are ideal for 4K video conferencing cameras

Affordable 4K Video Conferencing Cameras Can Make Use of Colleges’ Super High-Speed Internet

This is an understatement: Boston University provides face-to-face video conferencing equipment and facilities. It should read: Boston University is connected to the fastest private broadband network in the U.S., and 4K webcams have just...
Life science video conferencing will make use of VR.

Life Science Video Conferencing Brings Nature into Schools

There’s a heart-warming moment in the BBC’s Blue Planet documentary series where world-renowned naturalist Sir David Attenborough drops the façade of scientific professionalism and shows pure, child-like enthusiasm. As an enormous blue...