Immersive

Immersive education and training is at the leading edge of innovation in learning delivery. Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are two incredible technologies changing the ways we learn, bringing experiential learning, embodiment and empathy-based, person’centred models of teaching and learning to the fore, like never before. We cover interesting, forward-thinking immersive learning pioneers who provide true quality and accessibility for the education industry, rather than hype and noise.

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Immersive Interviews

Why is the VR industry scared of safety testing for VR use in the classroom?

If there’s anything that the education sector loves, it’s evidence-based efficacy and validation testing. However, although Virtual Reality has been espoused as the classroom must-have for innovative teachers looking to make a name for themselves over the best part of 4 years — there’s a shocking dearth of safety testing in VR use for children […]

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Google VR + AR learning materials: free to use

While Google Expeditions is closing down in June 2021 – the actual ‘virtual touring’ and education material has been saved in its entirety, and will be made accessible to flat screens as well as for immersive hardware like Google Daydream and other VR devices. The new format for Google Expeditions is now called Google Arts […]

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360 Video Is Immersive Learning, Too

Immersive learning seems to simultaneously be part of an accelerating remote learning culture, and a continuing hum the buzzword mash of noise. Part of that noise is the semantic fussiness of 360 video and “true” virtual reality (VR). For all intents and purposes, at Chief Learning Magazine we will be discussing 360 video in the […]

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