Virtual Field Trips: An Introduction

Decorative: "Virtual Field Trips" with foot prints and photographs from several natural sites


"Virtual Field Trips" (web page)

  • Explains what virtual field trips are
  • Outlines their application to courses and best practices
  • Offers several assignment examples and a variety of links and additional resources.

It includes a 5-minute video that explains the following:

  • What virtual field trips are 
  • How and when to use them most productively in courses
  • Practical pedagogical considerations and best practices
  • Technical requirements
  • Short examples