Tags augmented reality

University of Michigan takes virtual reality to Coursera

by Emily Bamforth

The university plans to use lessons from its extended-reality initiative to offer 10 courses focused on skills training.

Education in the metaverse needs human connection, Brookings argues

by Emily Bamforth

Even in a metaverse classroom, a real-life instructor is still needed to make sure students are actively learning, according to a new Brookings Institution report.

VR in universities a welcome addition, but not yet 'plug-and-play'

by Ryan Johnston

Professors experimenting with VR in their classrooms report positive initial results, but they say creating the content is still a lot of work.

Immersive app turns U. of Florida campus into educational board game

by Jake Williams

An app and matching board game, which allow students to explore the campus' history, is hoped to provide a more immersive educational experience.

CoSN names top resources for personalized learning

by Betsy Foresman

Adaptive technologies backed by data analytics and blended learning were named among the top tools helping educators to improve outcomes for students.

McGraw-Hill developing augmented-reality apps to improve learning outcomes in chemistry courses

by Betsy Foresman

With the help of an edtech startup, the publisher says it plans to build tools that immerse students in the material and cut failure rates.

No coding required: 10 augmented reality apps for the classroom

by Stacey Pusey

Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey highlights top tools for teaching students using an emerging mobile technology.

Immersive technology: Classroom asset or just another tech fad?

by Julia Ottesen

Technologies like virtual or mixed reality aren't a classroom cure-all, but some experts say they could transform how students learn.

AI takes center stage as edtech leaders consider 'exponential change'

by Emily Tate

Technology directors are buzzing about artificial intelligence. A new report from CoSN explains how it could work in K-12.