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Irish Independent - Virtual Tour Adventure

This article is the 12th in the fantastic Keeping the Learning Going at Home series, wpecially written for Independent.ie by the PDST. The series has offerd some valuable pointers to parents across a range of different learning areas. 

 

The piece, written by David Brennan and Leanne Lynch on the PDST Digital Technologies team, explores how the use of virtual tours can effectively support and enhance learning, while also sparking children's imagination and curiosity when transporting them beyond the four walls of their home environment to another country, under the sea, into space....and beyond! 

 

The articles in this terrific series feature centrally on our PDST Distance Learning homepage, accessible here.

 

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.” Albert Einstein