Small Videoconferencing Classroom 18 or less students Student Camera Motion Receive Display (People) Confidence & Graphics Display (Content) Room CenterLine Videoconference Platform Camera view angle Ceiling or Room microphone array Educational cabinet/cart
Large Classroom Example 18 or more students Student Camera Instructor Camera Instructor Podium Motion Receive Display Mounted atop educational cabinet Document Camera Interactive Whiteboard Ceiling or Room microphone array
Day in the Life of a Teacher/Professor Desired Performance Assessment Standards Achieved Access Content Database to support subject Student/Teacher interactivity Polycom PowerCam Presenter Polycom HDX/VSX Multipoint P on C RSS2000 VMC recording Global Classrooms Develop Content for Blended Learning Teacher Professional Development Access Collaborations Around the Planet to support subject
Connect youth all over the world to foster greater understanding and tolerance.
Polycom VSX™ 7000 video conferencing systems
Over the past several years, thousands of kids connected globally to discuss topics ranging from the war in Iraq to the natural habitats of the Mountain Gorilla in Rwanda, resulting in increased understanding and tolerance for the world’s diverse cultures.
CASE STUDY: GLOBAL NOMADS GROUP RESULT: Fostering cross-cultural dialog for K-12 “ Not only does video conferencing provide the high-quality voice and video the Internet can’t… participants don’t have to have to worry about the technology, they can interact naturally and concentrate on what they’re getting out of the program.” Jonathon Giesen Co-Founder Global Nomads Group
Provide educational equity for both rural and urban students in Southwestern Michigan.
Serve mix of 300-1000 student rural districts to urban 5000 student districts and provide exposure outside their respective environs.
Polycom video conferencing solutions, including the award winning VSX™ 7000 and RSS 2000.
Vastly expanded educational opportunities for region’s students from kindergarten through high school.
Start with video conference field trips integrated with curriculum.
Expand to extended project collaborations with other classes in other schools or geographies.
Enhanced teacher training opportunities.
CASE STUDY: BERRIEN COUNTY ISD RESULT: Engaging standards focused education “ I think the value of video speaks for itself.” “Video conferencing allows teachers to access traditional field trip content without the loss of instructional time associated with transportation to a museum.” Janine Lim Instructional Technology Consultant Berrien County ISD
Deliver world-class educational opportunities
to students in a large Arizona county with a
dispersed and rural population
Polycom VSX™ video conferencing systems,
Polycom PVX™ desktop video software,
Polycom ClassStation™ education solution,
Polycom Vortex® installed voice products;
Polycom MGC™ bridge
Improved ability to serve rural residents and
help them achieve their educational goals,
costs savings of up to $11,000 per month
CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE Case Study RESULT: Remove disparity of breadth of course offerings between main and remote campuses “ We were just amazed at the video quality, it was hard to believe we were connecting with people half way around the world.” Rich King Director of Instructional Technology Central Arizona College
Review: What Polycom provides in Education
A comprehensive portfolio of distance learning solutions for the 21Century Classroom
Technological freedom to teach the way educators want to teach
Real-time interactive communications for responsive learning
Ease-of-use – transparent technology
Classroom configuration and curriculum development
Application training and professional memberships
Content and cultural exchanges, Programs and Services
Grant writing and funding assistance
Classroom Endpoints 1 Reference Solutions
Polycom Education Reference Solutions Performance VSX 7000e VSX 7000s VSX 8000 VSX 5000 HDX 9000 Series HDX 4000 PVX VSX 3000 1 Desktop Small/Medium Group Professional HDX 8000 Large Class room
Polycom Education Reference Solutions Performance VSX 7000e VSX 7000s VSX 8000 VSX 5000 HDX 9000 Series HDX 4000 PVX VSX 3000 1 Desktop Small/Medium Group Professional HDX 8000 Large Class room Higher Education Meeting Rooms