Social VR SCUBA Diving: The VR Hero's Journey
Participate and share : Interactive lecture
Sunday, November 29, 12:45–1:30 pm PST (Pacific Standard Time)
We're going on a VR deep-sea dive that'll immerse your senses. We'll have interactive games & share the latest about connecting & learning in social 3D virtual environments. There's a SCUBA theme & we'll be going diving together. If you're curious about VR, this is the time to get your feet wet!
To learn more on how to join this session and setup your account, please visit this website at https://sites.google.com/view/istevirtual/engage
|Audience:||Teachers, Principals/head teachers, Professional developers|
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: Android
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Windows PC, Android device, PC VR, Pico headset, Vive headset, or Oculus headset is needed.|
|Topic:||Augmented, mixed & virtual reality|
|Subject area:||Career and technical education, STEM/STEAM|
|ISTE Standards:||For Educators:
We're going on a virtual reality deep sea dive for this ISTE VR social event that promises to immerse your senses as you explore virtual reality learning worlds. You can join us in ENGAGE using a VR headset or your 2D desktop, and Caitlin Krause, founder of MindWise and author of Designing Wonder: Leading Transformative Experiences in VR, will lead interactive collaboration games and share latest tips about connecting and learning in a social 3D virtual environment. There's a SCUBA theme, and we'll be going deep sea diving together. If you're curious about VR and XR, this is a great time to get your feet wet (or, in this case, to dive in) and join us!
Launch into VR platform - 5 mins
Introduction- 5 mins
Short background info of VR- 5 mins
VR SCUBA dive!- 15 mins
Sharing resources- 5 mins
Q&A- 10 mins
Caitlin focuses on the intersection of technology and wellbeing. She teaches at Stanford University. In September of 2020 she released Designing Wonder: Leading Transformative Experiences in VR. She co-authored the XR Collaboration Global Resource Guide, unveiled at AWE 2020. Caitlin runs numerous collaborative experiences in social XR, fusing presence, mindfulness, curiosity & storytelling. After two decades of classroom teaching and leadership, she authored Mindful By Design (Corwin Press, 2019) helping individuals and teams navigate complexity and change, prioritizing wellbeing, design and imagination. Caitlin is Community and Business Development Director at the Virtual World Society. Find out more at caitlinkrause.com.