Ajax student uses webcam to join peers in classroom

Ajax student uses webcam to join peers in classroom

DurhamRegion.com | December 17, 2010 | By REKA SZEKELY

AJAX — Like any other Grade 1 student, Tristen Moses gets excited about going to school.

But instead of a traditional classroom, Tristen logs on via webcam from his living room where he can see his classmates at Bolton C. Falby Public School and his classmates can see him.

It’s all part of an innovative program created by Tristen’s teachers and the Durham District School Board and a team at the Grandview Children’s Centre.

Tristen has spinal muscular atrophy and was diagnosed with the condition when he was just 17 months old.

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