Will VR Really Impact Student Outcomes?

Tuesday, March 7
12:30PM - 1:30PM
Hilton Austin Downtown - Salon G

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Elizabeth Lytle
zSpace Inc - Dir of Education & Prod Experience

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Eric Sheninger
ICLE - Sr Fellow

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Jennifer Holland
Google - Program Mgr for Expeditions & Classroom

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Rebecca Girard
Notre Dame High School - Science Teacher/EdTech Instigator

Summary

Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are changing the way today's ‘digital generation’ interacts with information and are already expanding the walls of today's 21st-century classrooms. How is VR an effective tool for improving science literacy and economic competitiveness? Does VR create isolation and separate students from the physical learning environment? With Companies like Microsoft, Facebook and Google entering VR, the VR/AR landscape is expanding. Let’s talk about what’s happening now and what lies in the future. This panel of researchers, educators and content creators will discuss their results and answer the questions emerging as VR technology continues to develop.

Event Type:
Sessions
Format:
Panel
Track:
VR/AR
Tags:
vr/ar vr cpe credit

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