Immersive Virtual Environments in Learning 1 The Use of Immersive Virtual Reality in the Learning Sciences : Digital Transformations of Teachers , Students , and Social Context

@inproceedings{Bailenson2007ImmersiveVE,
  title={Immersive Virtual Environments in Learning 1 The Use of Immersive Virtual Reality in the Learning Sciences : Digital Transformations of Teachers , Students , and Social Context},
  author={Jeremy N. Bailenson and Nick Yee},
  year={2007}
}
This paper illustrates the utility of using virtual environments to transform social interaction via behavior and context, with the goal of improving learning in digital environments. We first describe the technology and theories behind virtual environments, and then report data from four empirical studies. In Experiment 1 we demonstrated that teachers with… CONTINUE READING