I was having a discussion recently with someone about trends in education, and the topic of augmented reality came up. Without re-hashing the entire conversation, it basically boiled down to this idea “Isn’t augmented reality mostly something in the movies”?
Well, no, it isn’t.
Augmented reality is more mainstream than many of us think. It does have the potential to sound like something that isn’t in our immediate future, but the future is now, apparently! The handy infographic below takes a look at some examples of augmented reality that many of us see in daily life. Many of these can have a variety of applications in the classroom, too. Keep reading to learn more!
There are a lot of cool applications of augmented reality that you may already know about, and others that you don’t. Can you think of classroom applications for any of these tools? Leave us a note in the comments!