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The year 2021 in Virtual Reality wrapped up

VR Year in Review | 2021

2021 has been a very active year for the VR sector. Exploring cutting-edge technologies such as VR to provide a better learning experience than eLearning and video calls has been a positive side effect of the lockdowns and work-from-home trend.

Below is a brief snapshot of some of VR’s highlights in 2021. 

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Modalities on top of a computer with the Facilitate vr creation platform displayed on screen

How Effective is Virtual Reality for Learning?

How effective is VR for learning?

This is a question we get asked a lot, and rightly so. However, it’s not actually a very useful question. 

What is more useful is to ask is: ‘Which factors have the greatest impact on effectiveness?’, and ‘How well can these factors be controlled given real-world constraints?’ (e.g. budgets, technology limits). We will provide a full answer to these very questions in our upcoming whitepaper, but here is a short preview.

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Facilitate 2020 Recap

For most of us, 2020 has been a challenging year in many respects. The use of digital collaboration tools has grown rapidly and high quality virtual training is now very much on the agenda for most organisations. As a team we’ve moved to largely working from home and in the process have learnt a lot about virtual collaboration. Some of our key achievements for the year were:

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