VIRTUAL & Augmented REALITY
Virtual and Augmented Reality enhances educational experiences by bringing the classroom to life and allowing children to explore things that would otherwise not be possible. Whether it’s exploring the depths of the ocean, visiting the Great Pyramids, or taking a virtual college campus tour, virtual and augmented reality is a great resource for any program.
VR/AR Lending Library
Virtual and Augmented Reality Kits
We are proud to make VR kits available for check-out through our lending library. This programming enhancement is available to all Dallas Afterschool certified partner sites. Participating sites must have at least one staff member attend our VR 101 training prior to checking out a kit.
VR Curriculum & Training
Resources for Staff and Students
Dallas Afterschool offers our partners a robust selection of curriculum to engage students. We have over 20 different guided lessons on virtual reality and gaming to enhance programming and introduce students to different careers, cultures, and environments. A few examples of virtual student experiences include:
- Virtual College Tours
- Swimming with Sharks
- Traveling to Historical Landmarks
- Finance and Budgeting Activities
- Exploring the Human Body and its Cellular Structure
- Creating their own Video Games