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Tag: instructional technology

Oct 26, 2020

Inside an IEP: Immersive Meetings to Prepare Future Teachers

Assistant Professor of Special Education Jamie Pearson, Ph.D., and a team at DELTA are leveraging virtual reality and PlayPosit to create virtual meetings that will better prepare future teachers to support students with disabilities and positively impact the educational experience. 

Photo of the exterior of the Friday Institute.

Mar 20, 2020

Friday Institute Expands Offerings for Online Professional Learning for Educators

To continue its commitment to support educators and provide resources for teaching and learning even during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation has extended registration and expanded offerings of its free online courses for educators. 

Vance County Schools students use zSpace through a partnership with the NC State College of Education's Friday Institute for Educational Innovation

Jan 23, 2020

Friday Institute Partners with Vance County Schools to Bring Immersive Virtual Reality Technology Into Science Classrooms

With the help of a team from the NC State College of Education's Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, students at Vance County Schools have had the opportunity to conduct scientific investigations in ways that were never possible before. 

Mar 1, 2018

#WhyIChoseEducation: Heather Covington

See how innovation inspired Heather Covington to choose NC State College of Education and to inspire her career in and outside of the classroom. 

May 3, 2017

Karen Tharrington ’17 PHD: Becoming a Better Online Instructor

Karen Tharrington ’17 PHD wanted to merge her interests in language, teaching and technology. She found a way through the College of Education.