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The Case for AR and VR in the classroom
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Lucien Parsons, MA, MBA, Director, MAVRIC at UMD

Even as the hype surrounding VR (Virtual Reality) for gaming has waned, the possibilities for the use of VR and AR (Augmented Reality) for educational purposes have expanded.A combination of cheaper and better hardware, the ubiquity of the modern...

Preparing Today’s Students for Tomorrow’s World
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Rolfe Kolbe, Digital Learning Leader, Wenona

According to the Foundation for Young Australians, the demand for digital skills, combined with creativity and critical thinking skills, has risen exponentially since 2012. So, as we teach and prepare our students for life beyond Wenona, we must...

Here is How to Secure A Smooth Entry Into the European Edtech Market
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One perplexing question that the entrepreneurs or executives need to attend to is “who will purchase the EdTech when the platform is launched?” Without knowing who the sales pitch is for, one will not be able to design a persuasive...

How AR/VR is Helping K-12 Organizations in Assistive Learning
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With virtual reality headgears and headsets, students pay attention to their study, excluding other activities. FREMONT, CA: Schools have a responsibility to pay attention to all the students’ requirements. But it can be a difficult task...

Twin Techs to Revolutionize Education for Students
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Novel technologies are on a mission to make the learning space a fun place to be after all, as quoted by Benjamin Franklin 'an investment in knowledge pays the best interest.'   FREMONT, CA: Technology has been growing fast and...

EdTech Trends to Lookout for In 2019
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Artificial Intelligence, blockchain, Gamification, STEM Learning, and Ease of availability are some trends that organization and institutions can look for to improve the quality of education for students. FREMONT, CA: Contemporary teaching...

Learning Processes Becoming Seamless with Modern Educational Technologies
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FREMONT, CA: Education can positively transform the world, and education technology can assist eliminate the present obstacles to offering extensive quality education. Here are a few significant developments that will drive the EdTech sector...

The New Era of Learning with Augmented Reality (AR)
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The promising ways that AR is being integrated into the educational sector which is enhancing student success. FREMONT, CA: In today’s world, we are being exposed to a series of unique technology that has never been seen before. One such...

Teaching Made Easy With Technology
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While there are numerous technology-based resources available to engage students, many educators find it challenging to adapt them for use in classrooms. FREMONT, CA: Educators today need to focus on the introduction of new learning techniques...

Improving Classroom Interactions with AR and VR
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FREMONT, CA: Immersive technologies have aided students in understanding theoretical ideas and systems with ease, equipping them for careers with technologies like VR and AR via simulations and recreation of experiences. The technologies not only...

Where is the Augmented Reality Revolution within the Healthcare Industry?
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Ivan George, Director, The James And Sylvia Earl Sail Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center

To understand the current place of Augmented Reality (AR) within medicine, one has to understand healthcare from an organizational, cultural, and financial standpoint. American medical centers are complex systems representing numerous professional...

Dipping in a Toe or Going Full Belly Flop: Incorporating Augmented and Virtual Reality into the Design Process
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Raymond Kent, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, CTS Principal Innovative Technology Design Group, DLR Group

The ability to design complex things continues to advance at an exponential pace as computing and processing power, communications platforms, and advanced visualization tools permeate design studios at an ever-quickening rate. This is driven not...

AR/VR Provides Best Way for Learning System
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Education is no longer merely memorizing and repeating facts. In the modern world, creativity, problem-solving, and lateral thinking are critical skills needed to succeed. Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) can strengthen traditional...

VR and AR: Learning to Walk Before We Run
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Bob Eicholz, CTO, Production Services, Technicolor

The opportunities presented by Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are clear. Analysts like Digi-Capital are optimistic on the prospects for the technologies, forecasting that revenue generated by the market will hit $120 billion by...

Technology enhancing e-learning
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From kindergarten to post-graduation, the use of computers and innovative technologies has become a vital element of the education system. Infusing technologies in classrooms is enhancing learning by making it more interesting, interactive,...

Revolutionizing the Edutech Space
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Cody Down, CIO & Associate VP, Hawai‘i Pacific University

How have you seen the evolution of digital solutions in the education space? Are there any impactful initiatives you are currently overseeing? Hawai’i Pacific University is committed to providing our students with the technology and...

An Enterprise Approach to Virtual Reality in Education
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Michael Mathews, CIO, Oral Roberts University (ORU)

Until recently, the expensive price tag for virtual and augmented reality technology has limited its use in education. This past fall, students at Oral Roberts University (ORU) started immersing themselves in their studies, even though some of...

Accelerating Startup Growth From Within the University Walls
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Monique Sendze,Deputy/Interim CIO,Colorado School of Mines

As technology continues to permeate the Higher Education market, so too has the number of EdTech startups that are vying to provide solutions to the myriad of problems higher education institutions are facing today like student success, decrease...