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Google launches shared VR field trips, Cast for Education

Tuesday 28 June 2016 | 08:38 CET | News
Google for Education has taken advantage of its appearance at the annual ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) conference to announce four new tools to help teachers engage their classes. The company has teamed up with the Tes.com digital tools portal to make it easier for teachers to create lessons to accompany virtual reality field trips using the Google Expeditions service launched in September 2015. Teachers who access a new Google portal on the tes.com marketplace will find brand new lessons showing how to use Google Expeditions virtual reality field trips in the

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