Kingman news article features Act One’s VR Program
Virtual Reality in Kingman
Check out this article by the Kingman Daily Miner about how Act One is bringing our VR program to Kingman schools!
Fifth-grade students and teachers at Manzanita Elementary School in Kingman got to experience the future of field trips on Wednesday, November 16. Virtual reality headsets were provided for use by the students by Act One, a nonprofit organization based in Phoenix. The headsets transported students to Mexico, Chicago, and Tucson without leaving the classroom, and they learned about the Mexican Mural Movement and the muralism trend. The final stop on the virtual field trip was a performance by the all-female Mariachi group Las Azaelas at the Fox Tucson Theater. Act One has the goal of bringing the arts to all students in Arizona. In February, through their pilot program of rural outreach, Act One will bring live theater to Kingman students.
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