How to be a Powerful VR Player

Cyberbullying Team Project Educators in VR


Join professional eSports expert, Sonya Haskins (Hasko) and GabrielaE, Educators in VR's Team Manager, for a discussion on how to be a powerful, and empowered, VR player in esports, multi-player games, and social VR.

Sonya Haskins is a consultant, VR events organizer, and founder of VR Community Builders, a non-profit organization that promotes positive, inclusive environments. Formerly a professional VR esports player, she was the first female player to qualify for the VR League North American Regional Championships in 2017. Sonya has authored 8 books and writes frequently about immersive reality for publications such as VR Fitness Insider, AR Post, and Gaming Trend.

GabrielaE is an educator and the Educators in VR Team Manager managing 20 special interest groups, and an AltspaceVR Community Helper and presenter & developer of AltspaceVR's first Spanish speaking AltspaceVR 101 (Introduccion a AltspaceVR), and founding member of Netizens Hispanoparlantes, the Spanish speaking Discord to support social VR.

This month is our Third Annual Cyberbullying Month series of events tackling critical issues including harassment, assault, interpersonal conflict, response and reporting, and understanding your rights and responsibilities.

Expect these sessions to touch upon sensitive areas. Please remember, these are NOT therapy sessions but may serve as support, sharing, and resource access opportunities.

Educators in VR is dedicated to integrating VR, AR, and XR into education and business. We host over 600 VR free and paid events, classes, workshops, and conferences annually covering all aspects of education. Educators in VR started in AltspaceVR when educators came together to solve their common challenges, and has grown to over 2,500 members from around the world, and over a dozen Team Projects (special interest groups).


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