PictureTel’s Virtual Field Trips Promote Global Classroom; Students From Around the World Connect With Integrated Collaboration Technology

December 13, 2000

ANDOVER, Mass., Dec 12, 2000 (BUSINESS WIRE) — PictureTel(R) Corporation (Nasdaq:PCTL), the world leader in integrated collaboration, and its channel partners today announced that students from the around the world are participating in electronic field trips – where they are transported to far-flung locales via world-class integrated collaboration technology.