Remote learning has become an integral part of many students’ lives. Whether they’re participating in hybrid classes or going fully remote, students are spending more time than ever in virtual classrooms. And that has brought both benefits and challenges–especially when it comes to accessibility. Here are some ways educators can ensure their virtual classrooms […]
4 Benefits of Distance Learning
The rapid and unexpected jump to remote learning hasn’t been without its share of problems. But there are also a few benefits to virtual or remote learning. In fact, some teachers are reporting cases where students who struggled with in person learning are now thriving in these virtual learning environments. A Sense of Independence Traditional in-person […]
Is Virtual Reality Accessible?
When most people think of virtual reality (VR), they think of video games. And it’s true that this is still the primary use case being sold by the industry. But the future of VR extends far beyond entertainment. VR and AR (Augmented Reality) are already being adapted in educational and business settings. And as the […]
The Evolution of Distance Learning
Distance learning isn’t a new thing. There are examples of distance learning dating back as far as 1728. It fills an important role: making education more accessible and widely available. Students in these courses don’t need to commute and enjoy much more flexibility. Now, more people than ever are doing online classes. And that number […]