Anne Hole

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30 creative ways to use Padlet for teachers and students

I’m always excited when I’m using Padlet. Is it the interface, the way everything is designed, its purpose or the fact that I’m organizing things …

Wishlist

Flipped Learning and Continuous Improvement go Hand in Hand - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Doing What They do <i>Better</i> is a Primary Motivation for Teachers who Have Flipped Their Classrooms and Courses<p>The topic for the August 16 #flipblogs …

Flipped Classroom

DIY Augmented Reality - 3 Ways To Use It In School

<i>Disclosure: Metaverse is a new advertiser on FreeTech4Teachers.com</i><p>Metaverse is an amazing platform that brings that for the first time enables anyone …

Report: VR and AR to Double Each Year Through 2021

This year the United States will lead spending in the category at $3.2 billion, followed by Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APeJ) at $3 billion and …

Augmented Reality

Simple Virtual Reality in the Classroom with Google Streetview and Google Cardboard with Donnie Piercey @coolcatteacher

Google Street View

BBC Blogs - Internet Blog - Putting audiences at the heart of VR

Putting audiences at the heart of VR<p>Tim FiennesSenior Market Analyst, Audiences<p>Tagged with:<p>Virtual Reality<br>• Audiences<br>• Innovation<p>Comments<p><i>This blog is about audience research into VR usage in homes across the UK, led by Dr Neil Stevenson at Ipsos Connect and Tim Fiennes at the BBC. It discusses why they</i> …

Virtual Reality

This Is Augmented Reality, This Is Virtual Reality

The difference between augmented reality and virtual reality is one of the things that I get asked to clarify on a fairly regular basis. This post …

Exploring the New Frontiers of Classroom Virtual Reality

<i>Virtual Reality Technology doesn’t have to be disruptive, and teachers are already using it to bring lessons to life</i><p>Y<i>ou’re on your way to Mars — </i>says …

Virtual Reality

Lessons From Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Failures

The feeling would crop up every so often. Robert Talbert would get the nagging, unsettling sense that the lectures he gave in his Calculus courses …

Teaching

Connect the Notes: Use Note Links to Get Around Faster

When you first get started in Evernote, you can probably get to what you need quickly. But as you start to add more notes, you may find that you …

Amelia Earhart

Favorite Chrome Extensions

Extensions for Chrome are little programs that add functionality to Google's web browser. Almost all extensions are free, and you can find and …

Chrome Web Store

How To Bullet Journal Using A Trello Board

If you haven’t heard, Bullet Journals are a fun addition to the productivity space. They first came to prominence by the hyper-organized note takers …

Productivity

How “Pre-questions” Can Improve Flipped Learning

Learning

How to Avoid Focus-Stealing Traps

Even for people who consider themselves good at focusing, the technology age presents a challenge. Never before have so many devices, cell phone …

Mindfulness

Managing audiovisual research data – five things you need to know

Creative Commons attribution information<p>To help answer your questions we’ve created a new guide to audiovisual research data. It's not just for …

UK Universities

Virtual Worlds For Higher Education: The New Real-World Classrooms

When you think of virtual reality the first thing to come to mind probably isn’t education, it’s more entertainment! Well, one of the fastest growing …

Education

Alternatives to YouTube's Video Editor - It's Going Away

Earlier this summer Google announced that the YouTube video editor will be "going away" on September 20th. Since then I have fielded many requests to …

Take Evernote Back to School With These Student Templates

Have you ever thought of school as something you can predict? No matter what class you take, the work that you do will be <b>repeatable.</b> Maybe you’ve …

to-do list

New Evernote Tables and More

We’ve heard how many of you love using tables to organize your information and ideas, so we’ve been hard at work to make them better. With the latest …

iOS

How HoloLens is helping Nasa design the next Mars rover

Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has teamed up with Microsoft to help scientists explore and collaboratively discuss Mars from a first-person perspective.<p>Images collected by the Mars Curiosity rover and the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter are displayed on the Microsoft HoloLens headset which …

Mars Rover

Sir Peter Jackson’s studio reveals augmented reality demo

Wingnut AR, the studio started by Lord of the Rings film director Sir Peter Jackson has revealed its first augmented reality demo.<p>While Google and Microsoft have been working with the technology for several years, this is the first time that Apple has been involved.<p>The company gave Wingnut AR …

Augmented Reality

Could free-roaming, multi-player take VR to next level?

Virtual reality has been around for a few years but despite investment from a number of companies, the format has so far failed to grab the public's imagination.<p>But now, Australian company Zero Latency is looking to take virtual reality to a new level with free-roaming, multi-player games.<p>A room …

Virtual Reality

11 Advanced Search Techniques to Quickly Find What You Need

When you’re searching in Evernote, there are many different ways to go about whittling down the results.From simply typing into the box with the …

to-do list

Vermont Medical School Says Goodbye To Lectures

For students starting medical school, the first year can involve a lot of time in a lecture hall. There are hundreds of terms to master and pages upon pages of notes to take.<p>But when the new class of medical students begins at the University of Vermont's Larner College of Medicine next week, a lot …

Education

Note Taking With Technology

In a 2014 article in <i>Psychological Science</i> called “The Pen Is Mightier Than the Keyboard,” Pam Mueller and Daniel Oppenheimer claimed that while note …

Note-Taking

Why Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are the same thing

Words matter. And as a stickler for accuracy in language that describes technology, it pains me to write this column.I hesitate to expose the truth, …

Augmented Reality

A two-minute guide to how mixed reality will change your world

Mixed reality. Virtual reality. Augmented reality. What’s the difference, and how will blending the physical and digital worlds empower you to do …

Augmented Reality

Inside Facebook’s Plan to Take Virtual Reality Mainstream

Last week I logged into my Facebook account to chat with some friends and browse through photos and videos, as any one of Facebook's fellow 1.32 …

Virtual Reality

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Virtual Reality and education: some thoughts

I spent a very interesting evening this week at a Vancouver VR Community event at Mobify‘s headquarters in downtown Vancouver. Mobify is a provider …

Virtual Reality