Homeschooling In A Virtual World

Educators in VR - Virtual Schooling Project


Come in and participate in a walk through of a Montessori educational home! Montessori is a method of learning to emphasize independence in children. Today we are exploring a virtual house to see how you can turn your living space into an educationally rich environment.

The Bring it Home Series focuses on homeschooling in the modern age as part of the virtual schooling team project. The goal of the series is to assist and inspire both parents and learners to succeed in their home learning environment. Please join us, in exploring and learning about the complexities of homeschooling in today's world.

Get to Know the Team Leader

Keely Canniff believes education and technology are transformative and actively integrates technology into the classroom. Keely specializes in extended reality (XR) applications and is a published author in IEEE VR. Coming from a homeschooled background, Keely enjoys researching and applying different methods of learning in education, both in-person and virtual. Currently, she is at University of the Pacific where she enjoys working with faculty, staff, students, and the community with XR projects.

Educators in VR hosts workshops, classes, and meetups across multiple VR platforms. Join our Educators in VR AltspaceVR channel for updates to upcoming events. To get the most out of our growing community, join the conversation and browse through a vast bank of resources on our Educators in Vr Discord and website Educators in VR for information. We often live stream or record presentations and workshops on our Educators in VR YouTube channel.

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