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The Educational Approaches to Virtual Reality Technologies Laboratory


Director: Prof. Anastasios Mikropoulos
Website: http://earthlab.uoi.gr

Contact Information:
Giannis Vrellis, Laboratory Technical Staff
Tel: 00302651095746
Fax: 00302651095813
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The Educational Approaches to Virtual Reality Technologies laboratory (EARTH lab) lab was founded in 2000 by the Department of Primary Education, The University of Ioannina, Greece.
Head of the lab is Professor Anastassios Mikropoulos, Information Technologies and Virtual Reality in Education. Members of the lab are scientists specialized in various disciplines, research associates and postgraduate students.
The lab has an interdisciplinary approach.

The goal of the lab is the scientific research in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education.

Among the main aims of the lab are:

  • Basic and applied research in the scientific field of ICT in education
  • Basic and applied research in the field of virtual reality in education
  • Basic research in the scientific and interdisciplinary domains of educational software
  • Design, development and evaluation of educational software
  • Contribution in education and training.