Ready (head) Set Go!! Virtual Reality Immersive Simulation for Interprofessional Education – The “I belong” project

Come learn how an interprofessional team at WesternU planned, developed and implemented a Virtual Reality Immersive Simulation for Interprofessional Education. You will leave with an understanding of the technology and time required to devise your own collaborative immersive education project. Learning objectives:   1) Describe how technology in the classroom can be used as a…

Webinar | Digital Literacy & AI Webinar Series #4: Where do we go from Here? | OLC Online Learning Consortium

While technological advancements continue to proliferate through and disrupt traditional educational systems and structures, questions of values, ethics, and the effects of innovation on human beings must be central to and operate in parallel to the technological advancements themselves. In this webinar, our expert panelists will explore what is at stake with respect to the…

Zack and the Extraordinary Neuro Escape Room

Gamification, or the use of learning design coupled with game mechanics and logic, has been shown to be an engaging and useful strategy in the classroom. An escape room is just one example of gamification, and has been utilized across health profession students to promote collaboration and problem-solving. Through virtual experiential learning and team collaboration…

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Webinar – Incorporating Emerging Technologies into Instruction

Learn how to explore immersive technologies in teaching and learning.   Emerging technologies are contributing to educational transformation in ways that are beneficial in teaching and learning. This encourages more profound student engagement through more active and personalized learning and deeper participation in collaboration.   This webcast will walk you through the practical applications and strategies of…