Cable is free but it depends if it is available in the community where the school is located. At our school, we had TV’s setup in each grade level. I had the cable running via a DVD/VCR player and projected it on a large wall in one of our common areas.
Newport City Elementary School
166 Sias Avenue
Newport, VT 05855
Tel: 802-334-2455 ext. 334
We didn’t have cable at one of our schools and their stream locked up. Isn’t cable supposed to be free to schools?
Robert C. Brinkley, Director of Technology
North Country Supervisory Union
338 Highland Ave., Suite #4
Newport, VT 05855-4897
Phone (802) 334-5847 ext. 18
Fax (802) 334-5952
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Technology Discussion [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Bryan
Sent: Friday, January 23, 2009 9:23 AM
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Subject: Re: watching inauguration live over the Internet
We spoke about this at last night's pizza meeting. Winooski used a very high tech approach. At the exact time of the inauguration, we had people turn on their televisions in their classrooms. We have a TV in every one. We also set up a gigantic television in the auditorium for anyone who wanted to bring large groups to watch it.
Winooski School District
Winooski, VT 05404
On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 08:43, Raymond Ballou <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
I was out sick that day, but could track utilization from home.
One issue we ran into was installation of updated FLASH.
Not something I tend to unless it is needed.
Had a number of users who could not view a stream due to outdated flash, nor
install it on their own (permission reasons).
Anyone run into problems, anyone sail through easily?
Anyone install silverlight for the official PIC site?
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