Equity in VR

I’m often asked, what value does Virtual Reality, VR, bring to education?  To which I typically reply, equity. While most, including my immediate peers, usually squint and ask how so?, there is currently a myriad of VR experiences that can bring equity to education where no other tool has been able to.  We will talk … Continue reading Equity in VR

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@theVRPodcast

So this is exciting! Alex Chaucer @geoparadigm, Amanda Fox @AmandaFoxSTEM and James McCrary @jamesmccrary and I started a podcast dedicated to Immersive Technologies in education and business.  Please give it a listen here: https://anchor.fm/the-virtual-reality-podcast Also please check out the first of many Video Podcasts, the first of which were recorded at Immersed 2018.  Our first interview was … Continue reading @theVRPodcast

HTC Vive Pro Coming Soon

Available in Q1 2018 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPMJDXmYwiY Screen: Dual AMOLED 3.5" diagonal Resolution: 1440 x 1600 pixels per eye (2880 x 1600 pixels combined) Refresh rate: 90 Hz Field of view: 110 degrees Audio: Hi-Res certificate headset Hi-Res certificate headphone (removable) High impedance headphone support Input: Integrated microphones Connections: USB-C 3.0, DP 1.2, Bluetooth Sensors: SteamVR Tracking, … Continue reading HTC Vive Pro Coming Soon

What Educators need to know about Virtual Reality now

1, Educate yourself.  Read and have a conversation about VR.  There are plenty of resources available, do your own research and due diligence into the value of VR in education. 2, Experiment.  Yes we've all heard of it, Google Expeditions.  I do see value with expeditions especially since it's free and available on both Android … Continue reading What Educators need to know about Virtual Reality now