Intro to Metaverse | Class #7 | Level Up Philly Academy

🚀 Level Up Academy’s Intro to Metaverse Class! 🎮

In Class #7 at Level Up Philly Academy, the fascinating world of the metaverse was unveiled to our young aspirants. This session offered an in-depth understanding of Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Extended Reality (XR) technologies, setting the stage for what would be an enlightening exploration into virtual realms.

Exploring the lunar surface!

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🎮 Venturing into the Metaverse 🌟

The day’s teaching was an intriguing journey through popular metaverses like Fortnite, Meta, and Roblox. Students were keenly engaged as they learned about the rise of these virtual universes, and how they are transforming the way we interact with digital environments.

We also learned about micro-verses!

A well-rounded discussion took place about the emerging job opportunities within the metaverse. The digital frontier is rich with potential careers, and our students were introduced to the various roles they might play in these evolving virtual spaces.

Just like riding a bike!

The hands-on segment with the Level Up VR crew was a hit among the students. Learning about the setup, operation, and maintenance of VR headsets provided a practical understanding of the technology that drives virtual experiences.

Open-heart surgery in the Oval Office!

Imagine this: you’re learning about human anatomy in your biology class and instead of looking at a picture of a heart, you’re able to interact with a heart diagram virtually with your own hands! Marcus with Optima Ed showcases note-taking features to Level Up remotely, 1000 miles away!

🧠 Here’s What We Achieved 📚

The culmination of the class was a partnership-enabled VR learning adventure with Optima Ed. Students virtually traveled from the Oval Office to a lunar base on the moon, enjoying an educational tour that transcended geographical boundaries.

Taking a look at the future of work in digital realms.

🌟 Making an Impact 💪

This session emphasized the boundless educational potential of the metaverse, encouraging students to envision a future where learning knows no bounds.

💡 What’s Next? 🚀

The horizon is bright as we gear up for more immersive technological explorations, continuing to bridge traditional classroom learning with expansive, virtual universes.

Interested in joining us? Whether you’re a parent, a potential donor, or just curious about what we do, we’d love to have you on board. Together, we’ll level up the future!

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