How will Virtual Reality impact education?
Laura Cox, Writer at iDisrupted comments on the future of education thanks to Virtual Reality.
Albert Einstein once remarked, “It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.” Indeed, for many students, the controlled and often mundane classroom environment does little but breed boredom. However, the introduction of new technological equipment such as the SmartBoard, and a recognition that many people respond differently to various teaching styles, has revolutionised learning.
A huge wave of technological advancements has and will continue to affect education. Personalised schooling is soon to be transformed by a surge of innovation, but what effect will this have on the way that we learn – and teach? Thus far, modern scholasticism has embraced these developments, and now many schools both primary and secondary use...