Homeschooling In A Virtual World

Educators in VR - Virtual Schooling Project


March is Women's History Month, which honors women's achievements & contributions to society.

Dr. Angelina Dayton, a leading woman in the XR educational sector, will be interviewed by the Virtual Schooling group in honor of that occasion!

Dr. Angelina Dayton is a virtual reality researcher, user experience designer, speaker, consultant & trainer. Her specialty is design & deployment of virtual reality user experiences into complex organizations such as public schools. Her expertise is based on an anthropological assessment of how best to integrate emerging technology into highly structured, low-resourced environments.
Currently, she is a Senior Virtual Reality Research Scientist at the Virtual World Society. She also founded Students In VR as a part of Educators in VR.

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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