Augmented and Virtual Reality Tools Empower Education and Drive AR/VR Market Value

telecomtv | April 17, 2019

Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) are powerful educational tools that can significantly enhance the learning journey and outcome by providing interactive and engaging content, immersive storytelling experiences, and flexibility and independence to students. AR and VR educational content will continue to expand in the coming years covering numerous topics and addressing the learning needs of all age groups, ultimately bringing education further into the digital age. According to ABI Research , a market-foresight advisory firm providing strategic guidance on the most compelling transformative technologies, by 2023 the total value of AR in education will be approximately US$5.3 billion. At the same time, total revenues from VR Head Mounted Displays (HMDs) used in education are expected to grow beyond US$640 million.

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In a competency-based system, students move ahead when they've mastered content, not when they've reached a certain birthday or endured the required hours in a classroom.

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In a competency-based system, students move ahead when they've mastered content, not when they've reached a certain birthday or endured the required hours in a classroom.

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