Let's Meet, but, how about we meet in Virtual / Mixed Reality
Listen and learn : Ed talk
This will be a quick fire fast paced session introducing you to all of the different ways you can meet as a group / team in Virtual / Mixed Reality. Multiple people on stage will be joined by multiple people online to gather in both social and productive environments.
|Audience:||Teachers, Teacher education/higher ed faculty, Technology coordinators/facilitators|
|Attendee devices:||Devices not needed|
|Topic:||Augmented, mixed & virtual reality|
|ISTE Standards:||For Educators:
I think many educators are aware of Virtual Reality but I think their epic busyness since March 2020 had them possibly miss out on the greatly increased activity in Virtual Reality and the amount of people that met in VR to have meet, collaborate and have fun.
My main objective is to show you the possibilities. What is popular now and what is on the horizon.
Quick Introduction to a Virtual Reality headset and how the headset is being displayed for the audience to be able see and hear what is happening in the headset
Considerations about Virtual Reality. Quickly address overall safety concerns. Public vs Private VR spaces, etc.
How some titles can also be used in a Mixed Reality environment
Diving in! Up to 6 people will be together online and in person to gather in Virtual / Mixed Reality
Planned titles include:
Social Meeting / Gathering Apps
Real Fishing VR
Possibly some pre released titles
Additional titles based on if we are able to show some pre released titles or not
Quick overview of App store to talk about other Multiplayer applications which could be great to meeting / social meeting and togetherness.
Leslie Fisher is an Internationally recognized presenter specializing in current and emerging solutions, technologies, and trends in K-12 education. 2022 marks Leslie’s 25th year educating oodles of educators every year. Leslie considers it an honor to have worked with educators for so long and tries not to focus on the fact it also means she is getting older. She also wants to make sure any educator or person that supported educators in 2020 and beyond is freakishly awesome and quite appreciated.
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