I finally got the Google Expeditions beta test working and led a few others through a virtual reality (not 3D though) field trip. Fun for students and some helpful features for teachers make this a great beginning for VR in schools.
After listening to VR pundits talk from GDC these are three takeaways about the state of VR that could help the education space.
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