Learning Thursday #9 – Immersive Learning Experiences in Real Life

Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points.  Read and then share your own ideas by commenting below!  Check out the last Learning Thursday here.

What does the term immersive learning experience mean to you?  Check out the below video of students learning Mandarin in an immersive learning environment, with the help of artificial intelligence.  This project is taking place at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).

This simulated experience allows students to practice foreign language skills in a restaurant, garden, or class.  There are tools within the experience that allow the learner to compare their pronunciation and pitch tone against what is ideal.

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