Veative (the international virtual educational content company) – Affiliated to United Education Group- and CFPF (the College Football Playoff Foundation ), have celebrated on January 30th a new partnership providing technology for students as part of their makeover projects.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL: Veative Labs, a developer of immersive learning and training solutions using 3D, Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality technologies, announced a partnership with the non profit College Football Playoff Foundation following two successful makeovers wher
e Veative surprised teachers, students and guests with a full Virtual Reality lab at KIPP Central City Academy in New Orleans, LA and Henry Filer Middle School in Miami, FL.
They were all dazzled by the integrated virtual reality lab, and enjoyed the experience wearing the 3d glasses that transport the wearer to an interesting and exciting world.
Veative has committed to awarding Virtual Reality Labs to schools across the country each year as the exclusive virtual reality partner for the Extra Yard Makeover Project. Each Veative VR lab will include Veative’s state-of-the-art EduPro VR headsets designed specifically for education, a storage system, teacher professional development and a three-year subscription to Veative’s full suite of over 500 interactive science and mathematics content modules and analytics.
Veative’s Chief Business Officer, Amie Souder stated, “This partnership demonstrates Veative’s commitment to transforming the way virtual reality is used in Education. Veative’s solution combines powerful virtual reality technology with research-based instructional practices, rigorous and aligned content, formative assessment data, and analytics.
Souder also noted that “Virtual reality gives all students the opportunity to experience future career paths and interact with content in a real-world setting. Partnering with CFPF allows Veative the ability to provide innovative technology to schools and districts that otherwise might not have the funding. We are thrilled to partner with an organization that shares our commitment to making a difference in the lives of students and teachers.”
“The College Football Playoff Foundation is thrilled to include Veative as our virtual reality educational partner,” said CFP Foundation Executive Director Britton Banowsky. “We are dedicated to supporting and elevating teachers and providing them with the state of the art technology. This effort would not be possible without partners like Veative and we are grateful for their support.”
Mohamed Eliwa, President of the United Group for Education, from which Veative is included, has expressed his aspiration to achieve more investment in the field of educational technology as an important way to enter the future