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Royal Grammar School Newcastle

Eskdale Terrace

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE2 4DX

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ISC Digital Strategy Group aims to provide the Independent and Maintained Sector with a set of Gold Standard resources for all things virtual. The ambition is to be able to capture and transfer impact between schools similar to the Becta Teacher Resource Exchange using the ISC Digital Strategy Group website.

In partnership with Microsoft 8 schools are currently taking part in an extended trial to record the impact on learning of using the a Mixed Reality (MR) headset with Windows 10 and Steam.

By attending this event you will:

  • Learn more about the ISC Digital Strategy Action Research programme
  • Contribute to the Gold Standard Resource
  • Understand how VR can impact learning
  • Trail latest VR equipment and solutions from Microsoft and Google

This event is aimed at anyone interested in implementing a VR solution in their schools.

Agenda

9:30 Networking and coffee

10:30 Welcome

Ian Phillips, Assistant Head, Director of ICT, The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School,

Chair of ISC Digital Strategy Group

James Mannion, Director Rethinking Education

- Details of the VR Action Research Project so far

- Outline of the day and expected outcomes

11:00 Speed Geek sessions - Microsoft Mixed reality and Google expeditions training

12:35 Lunch

13:30 VR, AI and our future

Ian Yorston, Director of Digital Strategy, Radley College

14:00 Speed Geek sessions - Microsoft Mixed reality and Google expeditions training

15:45 Publishing the resource, next steps and how to get maximum impact from Action Research

16:15 Finish

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Eskdale Terrace

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE2 4DX

United Kingdom

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