Can Virtual Reality “teach” empathy?

Can Virtual Reality “teach” empathy?

A still photo from “One World, Many Stories: New York City,” one of three VR videos about young people in different parts of the world created by Global Nomads Group. Photo courtesy Global Nomads Group In November 2015, middle-school students from Westchester County, New York,… Read More

7 VR Glasses for Young Pioneers of Virtual Worlds

7 VR Glasses for Young Pioneers of Virtual Worlds

From Star Trek’s Holodeck through to The Matrix, virtual reality was for decades just a dream of science fiction. Now, with VR glasses, this dream has become a reality. The educational opportunities of VR glasses are (virtually) boundless. VR Apps let you walk through ancient… Read More

The Potential of Virtual Reality

The Potential of Virtual Reality

Many educators, including myself, routinely talk about the need for innovation in education. If we continue to employ the same type of thinking then we will get the same or results. We also run the risk of taking a step backwards and experiencing worse results… Read More