Google Expeditions is over, now what?

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SAN FRANCISCO, July 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – RobotLAB Inc., the leading educational robotics company, today announced that with the end of Google Expeditions, educators are not left without a solution for classroom virtual reality field trips. Of the society VR Expeditions 2.0 for the classroom The app and content management system created in partnership with Encyclopedia Britannica and 360 Cities is available to all educators, with kits purchased from RobotLAB or any other vendor.

“Teachers love virtual field trips,” said Elad Inbar, CEO of RobotLAB Inc. “We live in a wonderful, beautiful and beautiful world. It is rich in history and culture, diverse and impressive. And teachers love to bring everything into their classrooms and take the students instead of the students, guide their path and excite their discovery and their journey. “

“Especially nowadays, when everything around us is messy and reality is not a fun place, taking virtual tours in high definition can inject new excitement into an everyday lesson,” added Mr. Inbar.

For the past four years, RobotLAB has been the primary partner of Google Expeditions and the only company certified to ship Google Expeditions kits globally. Following Google’s decision to stop its virtual reality efforts, abandoning Google Day Dream and the Expeditions app, RobotLAB decided to take this opportunity, partner with Encyclopedia Britannica and launch VR Expeditions 2.0 ™.

Teachers can choose an expedition from hundreds of expeditions available on the all-new system, save their favorite expeditions locally, provide materials to students organized by Encyclopedia Britannica, broadcast different scenes to students and manage the classroom. The unique design was designed with educators and classroom management in mind, saving teachers time and streamlining virtual field trips.

The app supports all Android devices on the market, phones with VR glasses, Lenovo Mirage Solo, Lenovo S3 and Pico, ClassVR and many more. The app supports teacher tablets and student devices.

VR Expeditions 2.0 ™ does not require any recurring subscription or annual fee. The one-time license purchase allows schools to optimize their budgets without paying again in subsequent years for content they have already accessed. Students do not need Internet access, as the teacher guides the virtual outing from her tablet. In addition to this, based on learning from the past, the content that teachers prefer is saved locally on the teacher’s device, so that they are not dependent on future service availability or service availability. Internet access to run their courses.

The company offers three pre-configured kits:

  • Standard 2.0 ™ Expeditions,
  • AR / VR Expeditions 2.0 ™, and
  • Advanced Expeditions 2.0 ™

The different kits allowing schools with different budgets to access virtual outings. Additionally, schools with existing hardware (student and teacher devices) can upgrade their existing kits (no matter where they got them from) to run VR Expeditions 2.0 ™

For more information, please visit: https://www.robotlab.com/vr-expeditions-2.0

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SOURCE RobotLAB Inc.

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