VR in Education

By Leon Cych | How Virtual Reality Technology Platforms are being co-opted and used in education

Digital Realities Could Find a Place in the Pharmacy Classroom

I'm sure you've heard of Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) at this point. If you haven't, well, watch the upcoming film 'Ready Player …

A Natural History Museum VR tour with Sir David Attenborough is just epic

<b>Sky has launched a new VR offering at the Natural History Museum, with its Hold the World experience giving visitors the chance to tour one of</b> …

Can VR make us healthier, smarter and less racist?

Stanford University’s Human Interaction Lab, led by Jeremy Bailenson, is finding out.<p>You and three of your kindergarten classmates are sitting on the floor, playing with blocks, while the teacher helps another student with her work. All the kids on the floor start throwing blocks at one another and …

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Are Teachers Ready for Virtual Reality in the Classroom?

Virtual Reality (VR) has become a hot topic in education as of late with the arrival of many options for the technology in the video game world. …

Pioneer in the gamification of education in Malta

<i>Gabby Govus, a teacher at St Catherine’s High School, Pembroke, shares her experience of conducting digital literacy lessons in classrooms using</i> …

Virtual reality headsets teach Barberton students in entirely new way

BARBERTON, Ohio - It is the classroom of the future — students wearing virtual reality headsets, exploring the bloodstreams of the human body.<p>At …

Puppy Chef Academy Devlog #01: Where VR, cooking, and education overlap

Hello, and welcome to Puppy Chef Academy! Puppy Chef Academy is a Virtual Reality cooking experience designed to help you learn how to cook without …

In Muskie Archives, a virtual reality system that teaches geometry

Put on the virtual reality headset that Camden Bock ’16 and Justin Dimmel brought to the Muskie Archives on Jan. 18, and you’re plunged into a black …

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Videogame Creator Now Using VR to Train Against Industrial Accidents

Can specialized software and a virtual reality application be used to help eliminate workplace accidents? The man who created the video game “Grand …

Virtual Reality ‘Class Kits’ Expected to Gain Foothold in U.S. Schools

As the use of virtual reality evolves in the U.S. and around the world, the next question is: what educational content will be created for it?The …

World’s First Standalone Daydream HMD Takes Students Into VR Classroom

Virtual reality (VR) has enormous potential for education. The typically boring and static environment of the traditional classroom can be …

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Lenovo Is Bringing Mirage Solo With Daydream To The Classroom

This week Lenovo introduced its latest addition to the virtual reality (VR) market, the <i>Lenovo Virtual Reality Classroom</i>. As the name suggests this is …

Google for Education Launches Beta for ‘Create Your Own’ Virtual Reality Experience

Teachers and students can now take images from a 360-degree camera and, using tools from Google, turn them into their own "expeditions."The post …

Drones, robots and Islington kids swarm Emirates stadium for technology showcase

The Emirates stadium was flooded with hundreds of tech-savvy students yesterday as Islington celebrated its computer-focused curriculum.

Discovery World’s 360° VR exhibit immerses students in simulated journeys

Opened in partnership with MilliporeSigma in the fall of 2017, the Virtual Explorer uses a custom launcher built with help from the Zizzo Group, a …

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Education Gamification Market Analysis, Market Size, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2018 To 2023, Focusing On Top Key Vendors like Badgeville, Bunchball, Classcraft Studios, GoGo Labs, 6waves, Fundamentor, Gametize – MilTech

This statistical surveying research report on the Global Education Gamification Market is an all-encompassing study of the industry sectors, …

Lifeliqe, the Preeminent Digital Educational Platform, Forecasts...

Lifeliqe Predicts that Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) have the Potential to Become the next Big Computing Platform and Learning …

UNL libraries renting out VR gear to enhance education

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is providing students with the opportunity to travel into a virtual reality during its monthly series, Demos and …

Facebook Joins T-Hub To Promote Innovation In AR/VR

In collaboration with Facebook, Hyderabad based T-Hub has kick started ‘India Innovation Hub Accelerator Program’ to discover the best amongst …

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Film sets and fashion studios - Norwich students to explore workplaces through university’s virtual reality game

In the past, taking the first steps into the world of work was an entirely new - and often completely daunting - experience.

Microsoft Discounts HoloLens For Schools, Partners With Pearson

Microsoft’s new Windows-based ‘Mixed Reality’ VR headsets and its futuristic HoloLens device are coming to more classrooms to pave the way for …

Virtual reality can radically change education: Simulanis CEO Talwar

Schools and colleges are yet to warm up to virtual reality in India, says Raman Talwar, chief executive at Delhi-based Simulanis, which has raised …

Microsoft Makes Mixed Reality Part of Education Program

With the increasing prevalence of technology in our daily lives, there is a notable increase in the demand for people with a strong grounding in STEM …

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Promethean creates a world of immersive learning at Bett

The Promethean Platinum Suite gives visitors the opportunity to discover the potential for AR, VR, AI, and HumaGram technologies to be applied in …

What role should VR and AI play in education?

“Computers are useless,” Picasso is said to have said. “They can only give you answers.” But what if exponential technologies — virtual reality and …

Five Singapore schools use VR to bring education to life

A total of 400 students have been using VR to better understand some Social Studies topics since March.<p>Five primary schools in Singapore have been …

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Expeditions AR - Bringing the world into the classroom

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