“Through our partnership we are re-engaging students in an immersive and social environment to improve distributed education.” said Mat Chacon, CEO of Doghead Simulations.
WINTER PARK, Fla., and SEATTLE (PRWEB)
February 13, 2018
Full Sail University and virtual reality software company, Doghead Simulations announced a licensing deal in January so that students at Full Sail University can work more effectively through virtual reality using rumii, a collaboration and education focused VR software. Starting with Full Sail’s Game Studies program, the organizations are teaming up to integrate virtual reality into classroom environments and online platforms university wide.
“We are so happy to be partnered with Full Sail University, a global leader and pioneer in education. Together we are fundamentally improving the way people communicate and educate. Using the power of VR, we’re implementing immersive rumii learning environments that leverage a student’s natural desires for socializing, achievement, and self-expression. Through our partnership we are re-engaging students in an immersive and social environment to improve distributed education,” said Mat Chacon, CEO of Doghead Simulations.
For many students, online classes offer the flexibility they need in order to pursue their degrees. However, they may often feel left out of the “classroom” due to lack of physically being on campus. Online classes are now the norm for many universities but some campuses struggle to make remote students feel involved and connected to their professors and fellow students. rumii aims to solve these problems by connecting students and faculty virtually in real time. Not only does rumii make students and professors feel like they are in the classroom…