Envisioning Virtual Reality

A Toolkit for Implementing VR in Education

by Meredith Thompson, David Kaser, Kara Grijalva

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Book Description

As the technology becomes more affordable, you may have interest in virtual reality (VR) as an educational tool. You may wonder, how might I use VR in my classroom or school? How do I set up a VR lab? How do I integrate VR applications into my curriculum? Is VR feasible in low resource settings? If you are eager to join the growing group of educators who have begun to integrate virtual reality in their classrooms, this book is an excellent place to start.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). You can download Envisioning Virtual Reality ebook for free in PDF format (43.8 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Introduction
Chapter 2
Making Virtual Reality a Reality in Today's Classrooms
Chapter 3
Imagining VR for Education in the Developing World
Chapter 4
Three Levels of VR Integration
Chapter 5
VR in K12
Chapter 6
Building a Program from the Ground Up
Chapter 7
Student Voice Counts
Chapter 8
Assessing VR Applications
Chapter 9
Viewing Virtual Reality from the Students' Perspective

Book Details

Publisher
ETC Press
Published
2019
Pages
122
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9780359872510
ISBN10
0359872514
ISBN13 Digital
9780359872527
ISBN10 Digital
0359872522
PDF Size
43.8 MB
License
CC BY-NC-ND

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