Education

Education

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

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...
Video conferencing Distance Education Using Technology

Distance Education Using Technology Like Video Conferencing Needs Structure and Guidelines to Work

More than 5.7 million students will not set foot in a classroom this year. That’s because they are part of the flourishing online and distance education community. Rather than lecture halls and...
Education Technology Trends

Education Technology Trends Are Moving Toward Classrooms That Act Like Video-Powered Office Spaces

Today’s high school classrooms are starting to look like offices. That sounds like a pretty dull place for a teenager until you think about how advanced the modern office has become. It’s...
Video conferencing can help senior citizens access and succeed in higher education.

Education for Senior Citizens: College Classes for Seniors Could Depend on Video Conferencing

You’re never too old to learn, and in the U.S. it actually gets easier as you enter your autumn years. Financially, anyway. Every state in the union has a university or...
Online courses can help children learn sign language.

Online Sign Language Courses Over Video Calling Could Be Enhanced with Skype Translator

Sometimes concentrating on what a piece of technology is designed to do blinds us to what it is actually capable of doing. It doesn’t have to be as dramatic a pivot as...
Combining handwriting apps with video conferencing can help preserve an important communication tool.

Handwriting Apps Could Draw on Video Conferencing to Revive a Lost Art Using Technology

Do you have a pen on you? Right now? If you’re at work there’s probably one rolling around in your desk drawer, or maybe a colorful collection growing out of a cylindrical...
E-mentoring allows children to receive guidance over video conferencing.

Middle Schoolers Are E-Mentoring Elementary Students Using Video Conferencing

When Kiser Intermediate student Jaida Thomas grows up she wants to be a teacher. Or a beautician. Or a pediatric oncologist. That’s quite a wish list for a young lady to...
live video chat and online learning

Click for Help: Live Video Chat Links in Online Learning Tools Give Students Instant...

If you’re a parent, or just spend time around kids, you know that sometimes the answers our children seek for their homework are a little more complex than a patient parent...
video conferencing network for studying abroad

A Video Conferencing Network on a CERN Scale Would Make Studying Abroad Practical for...

It was designed to uncover the truth about the origins of the universe, and along the way it gave the world its greatest innovation in communications. CERN, the European Organization for...
video conferencing and state parks

Video Conferencing Now Links Schools to State Park Rangers, and Could Also Work in...

If you go down to the woods today, prepare to learn a thing or two. There, in a small clearing, is a manufactured tree stump within which sits a large screen TV....