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Press Release 1: October 2017

  Schools in Redbridge are finalists for Industry AV Awards 2017 after saving over 200k in 12 months     Schools in the London Borough of Redbridge are proud finalists for The Education Project of the Year at the AV

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Churchfields Junior – using Video Conferencing

Read more about the latest VC events taking place at:      ________________________________________________________________________________________   UK VIDEO CONFERENCING AWARDS – REDBRIDGE WINNERS 2016 Junior School winner: Churchfields Junior School   Pupils, Rachael Cooper of CJS and Lord Knight This award submission reflects

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VC learning at Uphall Primary

At Uphall, we have used VC to connect with schools around the world and also linked to schools in Redbridge. Our School Council enjoyed the opportunity to communicate with influential figures such as the Deputy Mayor of London and the Police.

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Gearies – VC status October 2016

We’ve been enjoying the use of our VC kit for some time now, and have embraced many opportunities over this year!  Our students really enjoyed the National Space Centre VC: http://education.spacecentre.co.uk/virtual-classroom/video-conferencing and linking with a school in New York called

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Video Conferencing at Mayespark 2015-2017

UK VIDEO CONFERENCING AWARDS – REDBRIDGE WINNERS 2016 This year, The UK VC Partnerships Group working alongside JISC (UK) held their National Awards Ceremony from the Bett Show at the Excel Exhibition centre in London on Wednesday 25th January.  The winners

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Videoconferencing at Fairlop Primary School

2016 UPDATES:  LINKING TO LITTLE HEATH SCHOOL In September, a small mixed group of children took part in a Video Conference with children from Little Heath School. Our children spoke to them about their favourite topic so far this term.

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John Bramston – how we use Video Conferencing

                Paul Cusack,  Computing Teacher/Subject Leader answers some key questions ……     Does VC allow your students to begin to develop not only essential communications skills, but also an acute awareness of

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Oaks Park High School

Oaks Park High School, 45-65 Oaks Lane, Newbury Park, Ilford, Essex IG2 7PQ Telephone:  020 8590 2245 Headteacher:  Joanne L Hamill BSc (Hons) Email:  admin@oakspark.redbridge gov.uk Website:  http://oakspark.co.uk/

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Read Aloud – NY

The latest Read Aloud VC was oi Wednesday 25th March 2015 when the Year 4 classes at Highlands primary had a video conference with Rene Carver, Distance Learning Coordinator – GST BOCES, USA.  He read the book  “Owen and Mzee” by Isabella

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Dan Freedman visit – 2015

Below are some of the children’s comments about the video conference with Dan Freedman:-  “I felt excited when Dan Freedman came to Highlands Primary School.  I enjoyed the part when we met different schools.  I also liked it when he talked

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