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February 11, 2017

6 Tips To Use Virtual Reality In Online Training

Wouldn't it be amazing if you could offer your corporate learners a 360 view of your online training environment? What if your corporate learners could interact with your online training materials just as they would in the real world? In this article, I'll share 6 tips for using Virtual Reality in your online training courses.
by Christopher Pappas
January 3, 2017

3 Instructional Design Strategies For Virtual Reality Learning

As the field of instructional technology pivots quickly to Virtual Reality, online learning developers must chose the correct strategy for creating the Virtual Reality learning experience. Otherwise learners will have a “cool” experience in the Virtual Reality environment, but not have tangible learning results.
by Karl Kapp
May 16, 2016

When To Include Online Training Simulations: 6 Instances To Consider

You want to give your corporate learners real world experience, minus the real world repercussions. But how can you help them learn from their mistakes and perfect their problem-solving approach in a safe and supportive environment? More importantly, are simulations REALLY the right option for online training? In this article, I’ll highlight the many ways that you can use online training simulations to your corporate learners’ advantage.
by Christopher Pappas
March 30, 2016

Using Virtual Reality In Education

The beginning of the Sixties, besides the Cuban Crisis and the rise of the hippie movement, is notable for giving birth to Sensorama, one of the earliest prototypes of the modern virtual reality equipment. It allowed for viewing stereoscopic 3D images accompanied by stereo sound, smells, as well as wind effect. The device was revolutionary for its time, and it spearheaded the development of what Jaron Zepel Lanier dubbed in 1989 as “Virtual Reality” (VR). Having obtained a catchy name, the new technology has been gathering new adherents ever since.
by Michael Treser