- Published on 21 August 2013
- Written by Santosh Bhaskar K
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Google Glass is a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display (OHMD) that is being developed by Google. With Google Glass, teachers and students can display information in a Smartphone-like hands-free format while interacting with the Internet via natural language voice commands. There are plenty of benefits of using Google Glass in the educational field.
Students and teachers who wear glasses can now enjoy easier and more accurate eye examinations in real-time.
Google Glass provides accessibility for teachers and students with visual, auditory and physical disabilities.
It displays more detailed information on students’ academic positioning, allows teachers to tailor lessons according to students’ strengths and weaknesses.
It helps with revision and reflection, as it records lessons from the teacher’s perspective and edits them with views from the student perspective.
The infographic below explains the numerous uses of Google Glass in education.
This infographic originally appeared here.