Home » News » LifeSize’s US Education Video Contribution Recognised

LifeSize’s US Education Video Contribution Recognised

Lifesize - Video Conferencing

An American school district in Texas has pupils that regularly communicate with peers in countries as far away as Bosnia, Taiwan, India and Iran. Students at Del Valle High School, which is based just outside Austin, Texas, manage this feat – and take advantage of this truly world-class learning experience – through the power of modern videoconferencing, as supplied by market leader LifeSize.

As profiled in a fascinating recent article on their experience in leading US hi-tech magazine, Wired, the School is using the ClearSea open standard, software-based solution, which requires no special hardware.

With video conferencing, the piece points out, the best lecturers from around the world can be beamed straight into a classroom at a fraction of the cost hiring them in person would be.

The School’s principal, Michael Cunningham, is quoted in the piece confirming his students are now able to work with an astonishing 225 other schools in 75 countries, participating in a range of international educational projects.

Cunningham began this outreach in 2001 when he and his team discovered some sorely-underutilised video equipment, and haven’t looked back since, it seems.

LifeSize is the high definition video conferencing subsidiary of Logitech.

For more information about LifeSize, please click here.

Back to Top
For more information:
Contact our specialist teams

Privacy Preference Center


Wordpress, GDPR

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site may not work then.



__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site.