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Video Conferencing Facilitates Lesson on Bringing Education to Afghanistan and Pakistan

Army Col. Christopher Kolenda

Army Col. Christopher Kolenda

After reading “Three Cups of Tea,” which tells of author Greg Mortenson’s dedication to bringing education to Afghanistan and Pakistan, a group of California high school seniors participated in a video conference with Army Col. Christopher Kolenda, a former task force commander in Afghanistan who worked with Mortenson to help to get schools built in the country. Kolenda answered students’ questions from the Pentagon during the live video conference.

What a great example of how technology can enhance the learning experience and make lessons more tangible.

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  1. Really its really a great way communicate in a group sitting on a distant places I have great experience of Video conferencing and its instruments as well.

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