Building Virtual Reality Classroom: Akron Meetup

[Meetup: Akron, Ohio]


The Akron VR Meetup is excited to welcome David Ternent, a 7th grade STEM teacher at Kimpton Middle School in the Stow-Munroe Falls City School District.

David has been teaching for 20+ years in High School and Middle School Science, and for the past 5 years, STEM. In his STEM class, they always have a variety of projects going on:

  • robotics
  • Rube Goldberg machines
  • coding
  • 3D modeling
  • 3D printing
  • testing of prototypes
  • VR
  • AR
  • 360 cameras

With the content being student created. He is always trying to find tools to prepare his students for what their work environment will be like in the future.

VR Meetup Akron Ohio


  • Intros & discussion about the meetup: what you’re interested in, what we might feature in the future
  • Presentation of VR/AR content creation in the classroom and why it is important for education and in life
  • Demo: We’ll demo a Window’s Mixed Reality Headset running both Halo Recruit and Galaxy Explorer.
  • Wrap up & next meetup



The Bit Factory

526 S. Main St, Suite 511 · Akron, OH

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