Experiential Learning. It’s what we all aspire to bring to our students. Why read or watch a video about something when you can take your students there and let them see it for themselves? But if you can’t go and experience something, Virtual Reality technology might be the next best thing. On today’s podcast we explore and play with VR Tech that you can use in your classroom.
Dennis – The Productive Struggle is real! – BreakoutEDU
Chris – Successful people do what less successful people choose not to do. Take advantage of those opportunities that come “dressed in overalls and look an awful lot like work.”
Notes & Links
Real experiences should be your first choice.
“Get Real!” http://dennisgrice.com/blog/?p=246
Dale’s Cone – https://rapidbi.com/coneofexperience-dale/ Don’t go by the percentages, but use it as a guide to help you design memorable instruction.
When VR Meets Education
VR You can use tomorrow!
Google Expeditions – https://www.google.com/edu/expeditions/#about
Google Cultural Institute – https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta/
Make Your Own
360° Cameras – https://theta360.com/en/about/theta/s.html
CoSpaces – https://cospaces.io/
CoSpaces Youtube Channel – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6VsnmaKQ9MNRpJbFsIhoGw
VR viewer from Recycled Coke Cardboard: https://youtu.be/eamKy74n-vM
The Top 10 Companies Working on VR & Augmented Reality
Virtual Reality May Close the Empathy Gap
Mapping the Real World into VR