Expeditions Pioneer Program
Interactive Virtual Field Trips Introductory Workshop
Come Join us to learn about how to incorporate virtual field trips into your classroom!
Imagine if you could take your class from the bottom of the ocean to the top of mountains or even outer space…In one afternoon. Teachers can take their students on virtual field trips to help bring lessons to life!
Teams from the Expeditions Pioneer Program visit participating schools from all around the world such as the United states, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Brazil, Canada, Singapore, and Denmark. Teachers will receive an Expedition Kit with everything the teacher will need to take their students on exciting new journeys. Teachers will receive training and assistance setting up the program in their classrooms on how Expeditions works.
Expeditions are virtual reality videos built for the classroom. Expedition team members have worked with teachers from around the world to create over 100 journeys, immersing students in culture and visual representations of the subjects in their learning.
The virtual reality videos can guide up to 50 students while wearing virtual reality viewers. The panoramic field trips are led either by guides or teachers trough a tablet.
Thursday, Feb. 5th 2015 at 3:15pm
We need at least 6 teachers who are interested in order for an Expeditions team to come and train our teachers on how the kit and program works! Please reference this flyer and check out the website:
Please R.S.V.P. through e-mailing Ciara Dougherty Refreshments will be provided at the beginning and throughout the workshop.
I look forward to seeing all of you!