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EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators

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“She is an excellent example of an online educator, and I will take this experience and attempt to mirror it in my future teaching.

" Her style of using YouTube videos for visual instruction was very helpful.”

EDUC 765 Trends and Issues in Instructional Design

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"I got a job!!  Whooohoooo!  It's perfect for me as well. I am hired by Executive Director, Inc., and I'll be the instructional designer for their client, an organization called The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC).  I taught biology and chemistry as a teacher for the last 17 years, and this will be absolutely fascinating. I would not have been able to make this transition without the UW-Stout ID Certificate."
~ Julia Cabaniss, Thiensville, Wisconsin

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Immersive Technology: Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) in Training and in the Classroom

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“AR = Places objects where you are, VR = Takes you to new places.” Jennifer Albat @jenalbat

AR/VR: How Immersive Learning Technology Is Bringing Education and Training Into the Future

Seeing is believing. Mariel Cariker's article is packed with videos that show you immersive technology in action. The videos help you grasp the complex vocabulary of this technology.

Step into workforce training, healthcare, international hospitality, gaming, k-12 expeditions, workplace productivity, and university science labs. Don’t miss Michael Bodedaer’s inspiring TED talk on VR in science education at the end of the article.

Can AR/VR Improve Learning? Integrating Extended Reality Into Academic Programs #DLNchat | EdSurge News

While it is easy to get caught up in the WOW factor, there are practical issues to consider. This illuminating #DLNchat, summarized by Michael Sano, captures the provocative thinking of ed-tech educators, university professors, and researchers brainstorming about accessibility, costs, best practices, and academic realities.

8 Innovative Ways To Use AR/VR Technologies In Online Training

Looking for a way to distinguish your work? Instructional designers, and online trainers will quickly see eight opportunities in this engaging branch of online training.

Innovation: Creating and Learning in AR, VR

Rachelle Dene Poth teaches Foreign Language and STEAM at a junior/senior high school. This is her story about working with virtual reality platforms. The opportunity to “create, collaborate, problem-solve and be curious” triggers the enthusiasm and engagement of the maker movement to motivate both teachers and students. Inspiring!   

Tech Tip

ISTE | 25 resources for bringing AR and VR to the classroom

Here are ISTE’s quick start recommendations for VR/AR headsets, apps, maker tools, virtual tours, STEM programs and curriculum.

As always, ISTE has a fresh book to guide you to successful implementation.
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