Posts Categorized: Education

Bridging the geographical divide in special-interest education

With just a webcam and an Internet connection, video conferencing is helping students connect to the classroom, even when they’re thousands of miles away. Physical access to a campus is no longer a barrier to the tools these students need to succeed later in life. We sat down with David Denton, Forest Lake’s principal, to… Continue ReadingCloud, Customer/Case Study, Education, Lifesize


Education and Video Conferencing: Video in the Classroom

With video conferencing, you can bring the world into the classroom. Lifesize is leading the way to a more interconnected learning experience, and our background working with school districts and universities all over the world has helped us tailor our technology to meet the particular needs of educators.  Here are just a few of the… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Education, Industry, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Trends

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Education at Its Best: Shining a Light on Virtual Field Trips

In honor of International Museum Day, we’d like to dedicate today’s blog post to some of our favorite museums and educational institutions. Formerly “Museum of Nature and Science,” Perot Museum in Dallas, Texas is home to a number of exhibit halls including Moody Family Children’s Museum, Discovering Life Hall, Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall, Tom… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Education, Features, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Technology, Trends

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Virtual Field Trips That Are ‘Out of This World’: How NASA Uses LifeSize

For those of you who follow this blog closely, you know we love to highlight our amazing customers that are doing unique, unexpected things with video collaboration technology. Today in honor of Space Day, we’d like to take the opportunity to honor one of our long-standing customers, NASA and their virtual field trip program. Virtual… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Education, Features, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology


Future Winter Olympians Use LifeSize to Keep Up with School Work While Training

What an exciting month February has been! The Winter Olympics in Sochi have captivated the world. We’ve loved every minute watching these incredible athletes achieve the seemingly impossible. With the Olympics coming to a close this Sunday, we wanted to tip our hat to one special LifeSize customer… You may have noticed that many of… Continue ReadingCustomer/Case Study, Education, Features, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Mobility, People, Products, Technology, Travel, Trends

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Wired Magazine Features Del Valle ISD’s Use of LifeSize in the Classroom

Del Valle ISD, situated outside of Austin, Texas, is a school district with relatively modest means and yet, it is enabling its students to visit some of the most remote areas of the world including Iran, Taiwan, India and Bosnia, all through the power of video conferencing. Check out this article in Wired Magazine to… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, Customer/Case Study, Education, Features, Lifesize, Miscellaneous, People, Products, Technology, Trends