Virtual Reality(VR) technology has been present in one form or another for a number of years now and has slowly but surely been edging its way into the education system. Being the most immersive modern technology, the latest developments in Virtual Reality have changed the face of education by becoming an effective supplement to traditional learning methods. With the use of Virtual Reality headsets, the future of education is now!
Virtual Learning Environment
The Virtual Learning Environment is a combination of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality. With VR Learning slowly working its way into the classroom in recent years, the Virtual Learning Environment has primarily focused on cognitive development for students. The main areas of this development being language, numerical understanding, comprehensive improvement, strengthening concept development and classroom engagement.
Did you know…
29% of the secondary schools in the UK have decided to join the Virtual Learning Environment programme.
26% of those secondary schools have actually implemented the Virtual Learning Environment programme. And
9% of the primary schools in the UK have adopted the VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) programme.