Introduction to using a GoPro in Education

Video has become a huge part of Teaching, Learning and Assessment in education, so teachers are looking for the most versatile device/s to capture high-quality footage and still images. You only have to open Youtube or scroll through your Twitter feed to see some examples of how video is revolutionising the way we teach and assess our … Continue reading Introduction to using a GoPro in Education

An​ introduction to Virtual Reality in Education, using Oculus Rift

"VR is an immersive medium. It creates the sensation of being entirely transported into a virtual (or real, but digitally reproduced) three-dimensional world, and it can provide a far more visceral experience than screen-based media" - Oculus (best practices) Keen to explore the educational benefits of Virtual Reality (VR), the following equipment was purchased: ASUS ROG … Continue reading An​ introduction to Virtual Reality in Education, using Oculus Rift

Try Labster for teaching laboratory health and safety

"Labster is a company dedicated to developing fully interactive advanced lab simulations based on mathematical algorithms that support open-ended investigations. We combine these with gamification elements such as an immersive 3D universe, storytelling and a scoring system which stimulates students’ natural curiosity and highlights the connection between science and the real world". - Labster Screen shot … Continue reading Try Labster for teaching laboratory health and safety