Augmented & Virtual Reality

Description

The ability to augment reality or experience entirely immersive virtual reality experiences is now an achievable goal for educators. This is an interesting new world of options with a variety of old pitfalls. We’ll look at a variety of apps, experiences, and tools for creating these experiences. Interested participants will be able to use a number of applications to experience augmented and virtual reality for themselves.

Audience

A foundational experience for those new to augmented and virtual reality in education.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify the difference between virtual reality and augmented reality
  • Use several augmented reality applications

External Resources

  • Google Lens - A mix of artificial intelligence and augmented reality, Google Lens does a variety of interesting things.
  • Sketchar - An app that teaches sketching via a mix of artificial intelligence and augmented reality