This free event is now available for on-demand registration and access through March 6, 2024. Once registered, the on-demand content will become available.
In today’s rapidly evolving educational landscape, immersive learning has emerged as a game-changer, revolutionizing how knowledge is acquired and retained. This webinar will take you on a journey to explore the transformative potential of virtual reality, augmented reality, simulations, and more, and how they can be harnessed to create engaging educational opportunities. In this session we will explore the science behind immersion and learning, take a look at real-world applications in education, discuss how to design powerful immersive learning content, and discuss how to overcome challenges and embrace the future.
Key Learning Outcomes: This webinar is designed to empower participants to harness the potential of immersive learning and therefore enable them to enhance educational experiences and stay at the forefront of the ever-evolving landscape of professional education. By the end of this session, participants will…
- Understand the psychological benefits of immersive learning
- Identify practical applications of immersive learning in education
- Design effective immersive learning experiences
Rebecca L. CooneyScholarly Associate Professor of Strategic Communication at Washington State University
Rebecca Cooney is a Les Smith Distinguished Professor of communication at Washington State University. She teaches courses in branding, advertising, and digital marketing, leads undergraduate assessment efforts for Murrow College, and serves as a co-investigator on a grant focused on interactions between natural products and prescription drugs. She is professionally certified in learning experience design and holds a BA and MA in communication.