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Options to get started with Cardboard
Available in iOS or Android, this is a free collection of demos and will help you discover more apps as well!
Available in iOS or Android, find some outstanding images from all around the world. As you move your head, you'll get awesome 360 views. Great for Social Studies and Science topics especially.
There's no shortage of "virtual experience" type apps out there for free, which are compatible with Google Cardboard. Though most are made to be flashy, Discovery VR, TiltBrush, Titans of Space, and Mattel's demos can bring authentic learning experiences.
So I need a smartphone?
The more popular Android phones generally are compatible. Most devices such as Samsung S4 or newer work well.
A gyroscope is what actually determines whether a phone will work or not at this point, this is what tracks your head movement.
Handy Slideshow breakdown
Pure Educational Awesomness
Currently in closed beta, but accepting applications and adding users consistently. Android only at this time.