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Microsoft announces grant program for 'mixed reality' headset technology
The Limitless Libraries Fund, which was announced at ISTE 2018, will be open to public, middle and high school libraries.
VR may offer benefits for children, but most parents don't want to bother with it
Common Sense Media found that benefits of virtual reality in education include increased empathy, while risks include side effects on health.
Discovery Education's Bill Goodwyn on giving educators 'not just what they want, but what they need'
During the CoSN annual conference, Goodwyn talked with EdScoop about how new ownership will change the company and help it grow.
Behind the goggles: Students can use VR to explore career pathways
Commentary: How virtual reality in experiential learning is helping Generation Z solidify their future career plans.
Looking to boost AR and VR technology, University of Washington establishes center in Seattle
The UW Reality Lab will focus on "core research advances" in augmented and virtual reality.
Managing the security risks of virtual reality in K-12 schools
Commentary: As VR technology evolves, so will the cyberthreats it poses. Establish smart security policies and standards early.
What’s ahead on the edtech landscape in 2018
Predictions: Digital transformation is on the horizon, along with equity and cultural issues, educators and experts tell EdScoop.
To avoid a VR hype cycle, learn from edtech
Commentary: Vendors and product designers could learn a lot from the much-hyped educational technology that came before them.
Want VR to work? Make college students the content creators
Commentary: Recent examples of student-authored VR projects reveal three key takeaways for introducing the technology in college courses.