Videoconferencing Power in Today's World of Learning
Abstract: There has been great growth worldwide in usage of videoconferencing networks for distance education. Videoconferencing encompasses everything from telepresence classrooms to the desktop. High definition provides astonishing clarity while converged networks provide ease of connectivity with the power to reach more students and overcome the challenges of time or geographic barriers. Learn how others are deploying videoconferencing in today’s learning environment, and gaining benefits including increased student access and improved performance. The learning objectives of this session are: 1. To gain an overview of videoconferencing for distance learning. 2. To look at best practice examples and real life case studies of distance learning successes. 3. To explore how to adapt instructional design and pedagogy for a video conferencing distance learning environment.