Augmented Reality: An Overview and Five Directions for AR in Education

  title={Augmented Reality: An Overview and Five Directions for AR in Education},
  author={Steve Chi-Yin Yuen and Gallayanee Yaoyuneyong and E. Johnson},
  journal={Journal on Educational Technology},
  • Steve Chi-Yin Yuen, Gallayanee Yaoyuneyong, E. Johnson
  • Published 2011
  • Engineering
  • Journal on Educational Technology
  • Augmented Reality (AR) is an emerging form of experience in which the Real World (RW) is enhanced by computer-generated content tied to specific locations and/or activities. Over the last several years, AR applications have become portable and widely available on mobile de- vices. AR is becoming visible in our audio-visual media (e.g., news, entertainment, sports) and is beginning to enter other aspects of our lives (e.g., e-commerce, travel, marketing) in tangible and exciting ways… CONTINUE READING

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