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Virtual Reality in the Classroom Bootcamp at UMass Dartmouth's Kaput Center...

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Dartmouth's Kaput Center for Research and Innovation

Suite 150B

200 Mill Road

Fairhaven, MA 02719

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Learn to embrace the powerful possibilities for teaching and learning with interactive 360 images and virtual reality across all content areas and grade levels. Our Bootcamp promises to be bursting with enthusiasm and packed with pedagogy to help educators learn, share, and create 360/VR Lessons and student-driven learning projects for use in the classroom. Our goal is to help educators feel confident and prepared to seamlessly integrate ThingLink 360/VR into the classroom.

What's Included

$175 per ticket

  • Includes a full year of the Thinglink EDU Premium ($120) with 360/VR editor and Teleport 360 Editor app for 1 teacher + up to 200 of his/her students

  • 6 hours of training & support
    -Full-day Bootcamps provide 6 hours of in-person training and collaboration.

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  • Purchase single tickets via this Event Brite page. You will be charged at the time of sale.

  • Groups purchases of 3+ tickets can be billed to a school or organization. Get started with our Bootcamp Group Ticket Order Form.

Presenters

Susan Oxnevad, Director of ThingLink Education

Agenda

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Overview: What is interactive 360/VR?

  • The benefits of interactive 360/VR in the classroom: A pedagogical approach aligned to the SAMR model of tech integration

  • Hands-on: Try it! Add tags to a 360 image using our library of 360 images.

  • Publish and share: Learn ways to integrate a ThingLink into your LMS, or take advantage of a variety of ways to publish and share a collection of ThingLinks.

  • Tools and resources to capture content: 360 cameras, cc-licensed 360 images available for use by schools, working with 360 images

  • Lunch: Go out and take a 360 photo while you grab lunch, or feel free to bring your own lunch.

  • Integrating Interactive images and video into the multimedia mix.

  • Hands-on Guided Learning: Create your own virtual lesson with support using ThingLink’s 360 editors on your laptop or using the Teleport 360 Editor app on your tablet. Integrate your favorite tools and school-specific subscriptions within our flexible learning platform.

  • Join our Bootcamp PLN: We are building a robust network of educators with a tremendous amount of talent to help Bootcamp participants continue the learning when you bring ThingLink back to your school, We offer webinars, teaching ideas, and opportunities to share a screen to help educators successfully integrate ThingLink into classroom instruction.

What to Bring

ThingLink works across platforms on virtually any device. You will want to bring your preferred device plus the device your students will be using.

Things to bring if you have them

  • Laptop or Chromebook

  • iPhone or Android Phone with ThingLink App preloaded

  • iPad with ThingLink App and Teleport Editor App preloaded
  • A 360 camera you might have available

  • A VR headset available, such as Google Cardboard, Viewmaster, or any headset capable of holding your phone.

  • Headphones

  • Your ideas!

FAQs

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Send questions to Susan at susan@thinglink.com

What do I need to bring?

Please bring your own laptop and plan to provide your own lunch.

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Dartmouth's Kaput Center for Research and Innovation

Suite 150B

200 Mill Road

Fairhaven, MA 02719

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