Environmental Education using Virtual (VR) and Augmented (AR) Reality

| June 2, 2019

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Trash Rage is a face-paced entertaining arcade-style VR game. It’s fun to play, but also demonstrates how entertainment and education can meet in the classroom.

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Drexel University Online offers quality Internet-based higher education, including 140+ fully-accredited master's degrees, bachelor's degrees and certificate programs.Each program is designed for professionals who want to complete their education without compromising quality for convenience. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the “Best Online Graduate Programs” in the fields of Business Administration, Engineering, Nursing and Library Science, Drexel's online programs are among the elite in the nation.

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Computer Science Guide: Learning Opportunities in COVID-19

Article | November 10, 2020

The pandemic has only increased businesses’ acceleration towards digital transformation and underscored the power of technology and computer science skills to help overcome economic disruption across industries.Download our free computer science guide for an overview of key computer science learning opportunities, from cloud computing to cybersecurity, in today’s unusual economic landscape. Whether you want to explore computer science for the first time, advance your career, or earn a degree, there’s a path at edX for you.

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10 European EdTech startups changing the face of education in 2020

Article | February 10, 2020

Edtech has changed the face of learning and the whole concept what a school is. A decade ago, a university was an old building in the city where you went to get an education – nowadays there are MOOCs available online, with enrollment numbers skyrocketing. Coding used to be reserved for talented IT professionals – now kids learn to code before they even know the alphabet. Virtual reality was a Star Trek-like feature that we only saw in the movies – today it’s a highly efficient classroom tool.

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Improve Remote Learning With Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Article | May 28, 2020

The fall 2020 semester won’t be business as usual for many higher education students. While some schools — including the University of Notre Dame and Purdue University — recently announced plans to resume in-person classes, others are planning for continued online instruction. According to recent COVID-19 guidelines from Harvard University Medical School, for example, “fall 2020 courses will commence remotely for our entering classes of medical, dental and graduate students.” Meanwhile, the California State University System announced that its planned approach “will result in CSU courses primarily being delivered virtually for the Fall 2020 term, with limited exceptions for in-person teaching.”

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Elon Musk: Universities Are For Entertainment Not For Learning

Article | April 3, 2020

Elon Musk explained his thoughts on university education on a question from a conference he attended. Musk said that universities are actually places to be used for fun, not for learning. Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, likes to attract attention with interesting statements. Musk has now made interesting statements about universities. Elon Musk, who attended the Satellite 2020 conference on Monday, was asked how the students who could not afford the university in the question-answer part of the conference could cover the university expenses and increase the scope of the universities.

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Drexel University Online offers quality Internet-based higher education, including 140+ fully-accredited master's degrees, bachelor's degrees and certificate programs.Each program is designed for professionals who want to complete their education without compromising quality for convenience. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the “Best Online Graduate Programs” in the fields of Business Administration, Engineering, Nursing and Library Science, Drexel's online programs are among the elite in the nation.

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