Students at Dr. Charles Best secondary got to swim in a shark tank, visit the pyramids of Giza and Machu Picchu, and stand on the moon — without leaving the classroom. Google brought its new virtual reality (VR) technology and pilot program Pioneer Expeditions to the Coquitlam school — the only pilot offered in Canada — giving students the chance to visit museums, wildlife preserves and national treasures without having to get on a plane or a bus. For more information, read this
Tri-City News article.
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