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We've used Skype a number of times with great success, I'd recommend it
highly.  I'd have to agree with Genevieve that it's most likely the less
stressful option for the interview candidates - we've found that most
already have accounts and are familiar with it....

Carrie

On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 9:26 AM, Elizabeth McCarthy <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

> If candidates have a gmail account you could look at GooglePlus Hangout
> which allows up to ten people in a video conference, if you click on
> HangOuts with extras you can share a desktop and a google doc together . We
> have used Skype with a projector, it worked okůsome dropouts and our
> committee of 3 people were sitting extra close to be seen onscreen. ****
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> *From:* School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:
> [log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *William Hatch
> *Sent:* Thursday, March 22, 2012 9:17 AM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: interviewing job candidates through videoconference****
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> It sounds like skype is the way to go.  We want to do some interviewing
> next week and I don't think I can pull off the LNV/Scopia option before
> then. ****
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> On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 9:14 AM, Genevieve Gallagher <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:****
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> I was recently interviewed via Skype and I'd recommend it.  Yes, the
> camera angle can be awkward, but if you use a projector on your end, the
> interviewing committee can all see the candidate and the interviewee can
> see whoever the camera is focused on.  Keep in mind that Skype may also be
> the most readily available to your candidates. The interview process is
> stressful enough without adding a new or unfamiliar technology to it.****
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> Just my 2 cents-****
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> Genevieve****
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> G Gallagher, Librarian****
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> Charlottesville, VA
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> On Mar 22, 2012, at 9:05 AM, William Hatch <[log in to unmask]> wrote:****
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> How does LNV/Scopia desktop work?  I'm not really familiar with it.  At
> our high school they use LNV.  They have a high definition video camera.
> ****
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> On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 8:50 AM, Raymond Ballou <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:****
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> +1****
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> LNV / Scopia Desktop ****
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> Will Hatch
> Educational Technology Specialist
> Vergennes Union Elementary School****
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> Will Hatch
> Educational Technology Specialist
> Vergennes Union Elementary School****
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Carrie Fogg
Educational Technology Integration Specialist
Essex High School
879-5519
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