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VWBPE: Immersive methodologies for school and museum tours
April 1 @ 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM PDT
Speakers: William Schmachtenberg / Dae Miami
Schools frequently do field trips in real life to museums, but with the recent focus on online learning due to COVID, why not take students on a virtual world tour to a museum or a field trip to the Cretaceous and see amazing dinosaurs in their habitat. These tours can be done using pcs, in virtual reality, or even on a chromebook! This presentation will focus on the work I have done to bring exhibits at the Virginia Museum of Natural History alive in virtual worlds.
- Participants will see how virtual worlds can be used to create immersive experiences for virtual field trips.
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