Augmented Reality in Education

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Augmented Reality Helps Struggling Kids Catch Up

Since the debut of Pokémon Go, augmented reality (AR) has been on the center stage of consumer interest, and more products capitalizing on the …

Augmented reality treatment reduces phantom pain in missing limbs

Phantom limb pain is a mysterious ailment: people with amputations experience aches and acute pains in an arm or leg that isn’t there — making the problem notoriously difficult to treat. But a new type of therapy using augmented reality is surprisingly effective at reducing even the most …

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CoSpaces

Joe Tedesco, the man behind SA Makerspaces for Education, posted about CoSpaces a couple of weeks ago. CoSpaces is available on the web, and as a …

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Stan Lee Introduces Augmented Reality For His Kids Universe

At 93 years-old, comics legend Stan Lee hasn’t slowed down. A few years ago, he started Stan Lee’s Kids Universe, which is aimed at targeting books and comics at young kids. And now he’s taking that universe to the next level by partnering with developers Playing Forward to launch a new interactive …

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ToneTree launches Kickstarter for Oak augmented reality playground

ToneTree is launching a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for its Oak augmented reality playground system. The Oak is a dock for your iPhone that turns any tabletop into an AR playspace.<p>The product brings together digital and physical toys to create an AR experience. Augmented reality is expected …

Ex-Googler Debuts An AR App That Lets You Build Your Own Pokémon Go

Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner and venture capital company Greylock Partners are betting on an app that sets a foundation for more augmented reality applications.<p>When Pokémon Go incited mass augmented-reality hysteria this summer, one big question that emerged was whether the game’s success would …

7 Great TED Talks on The Educational Potential of Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality is radically transforming our life by making the border between thephysical and digital reality thiner than ever before. We have …

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Tim Cook Says Augmented Reality is 'Larger' Than Virtual Reality

Apple CEO Tim Cook continued his New York City tour this week with a wide-ranging Good Morning America interview about the iPhone 7, AirPods, virtual reality, and other topics. A teaser of the interview was first shared yesterday.<p>On the subject of virtual reality, Cook said that augmented reality …

Google's new museum tours bring dinosaurs to life

Swim with a Rhomaleosaurus and marvel at the 13-meter tall Giraffatitan.<p>With Google's help, museums and cultural institutions all over the world have been able to open up their archives to millions of people who wouldn't otherwise get the opportunity to visit. The Art and Culture app combines the …

Setting Up an Augmented Math Center ....

There are many ways to set up an augmented math center. What I would do no matter which augmented tool you use is to make sure you have a logo of the …

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How augmented reality can contribute to education

Ever wondered how education could be changed from a boring classroom scene into a more lively experience that will engage and empower the human …

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Honeybot would teach kids using "3D augmented reality"

The world of teaching robots may soon get an additional member if the Inidegogo campaign for the Honeybot is successful. Designed by Chinese tech …

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Help Your Students Grow By Riding the Pokemon Flow

With the Pokemon Go craze in full swing, augmented reality for education may be generating more interest than ever before. Leveraging trends like …

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How augmented reality enhances the classroom — even without technology

Several years ago, I made one of those foolish Dad choices. Despite my wife’s better judgement, I let my six- and seven-year-old sons watch <i>Men in</i> …

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Tinker Thinkers Augmented Reality Edition – Red T Media

Meet the Tinker Thinkers! Equipped with the tools of logic and reason, this team of pint-sized ponderers build their way to better ideas. Join them …

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Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Wearables for Learning! Oh My!

Yes, you can afford a few wearables or Google Cardboards in your class.<p>Set up stations or a cart that is part of a rotation. Example- reading station …

Koski is like Lego with augmented reality, but more fun than that sounds

<i>Koski</i> is a building blocks game that combines Lego, magnets, and augmented reality in an engaging fashion that may eventually pull your kids away from <i>Pokémon Go</i>. The game — created by Václav Mlynář — uses wooden blocks, magnetic discs, and an iPad app to allow players to create digital worlds with …

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HOLOGRAMS GO TO SCHOOL

At the recent Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District (TX) conference, Ron Clark, the animated founder of the Ron Clark Academy presented the …

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Three Interesting Studies on Virtual Reality in Education

This week at ISTE 2016 Google and Samsung had large booth displays devoted to virtual reality headsets. The proliferation of virtual reality headsets …

Lifeliqe Creator Empowers Teachers to Create and Publish Their Own Interactive 3D Content at ISTE 2016

<i>VR-enabled STEM models immerse students in a trip to space, a walk with a dinosaur, and a voyage through the inside of a shark</i><p><b>(SAN FRANCISCO, CA)</b> …

Google's crazy smartphone project is finally becoming a reality

Tango — Google's plan to stick revolutionary augmented reality technology into smartphones — is finally becoming a reality for consumers.<p>The search and mobile giant is teaming up with Lenovo to realize a monster smartphone — the 6.4-inch Phab2 — which is scheduled to go on sale in …

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The Perceptoscope Lets You Sight-See in Augmented Reality | Make

At first glance, the perceptoscope looks just like your typical pair of scenic pedestal binoculars. The design closely mimics the recognizable form factor you would find at many landmarks and museums. However, inside the perceptoscope you’ll find much more than the typical binocular optics.<p>The …

Build an Augmented Reality Sandbox with Real-Time Topography

Perhaps you never thought of a sandbox as a piece of technology or a learning tool, but with a little work it can be both. Developer Oliver Kreylos …

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Augmented Reality Will Now Help You Solve a Rubik's Cube

There are many ways to solve the standard 3x3 Rubik’s cube, each with its own advantages. Faster methods usually requiring more practice and …

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EchoPixel’s breakthrough VR tech lets doctors look inside your body

Think of EchoPixel’s tech like InnerSpace but instead of actually minimizing scientists and shooting them into your body to find disease, the medical imaging startup lets doctors pinpoint problem areas from CT, MRI, and ultrasound scans using 3D glasses and a special display.<p>Most doctors view CT …

Creating Augmented Reality Triggers with Canva

Tap on this image to enlarge it on your screen. Then scan it with the Blippar app.<p>Canva is a favorite app and web tool for creating classroom …

6 Absolutely Wrong Ways of Using Augmented Reality to Transform Classroom

If you are a teacher who is excited about the latest EdTech trends and Augmented Reality technology, that’s wonderful! Just be sure to avoid a few of …

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How to Use Augmented Reality To Transform Your Classroom

Augmented Reality is changing education. What started out as something that was simply “cool” has become a way to engage learners like never …

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