"Virtual reality has the power to change the landscape of instructional technology and
design by providing engaging and memorable experiential learning opportunities for students."
from IDEAs to Transform Your Classroom
Andrea's trailblazing work with virtual reality in her school's library is the inspiration behind her groundbreaking Ph.D. research.
Dissertation Research at Northern Illinois University's Ph.D. Program in Instructional Technology
Currently investigating the effects of cinematic virtual reality (CVR) viewed on head-mounted displays (HMDs) on adolescent students' empathic skills
"'Breaking the Fourth Wall': The Effects of Cinematic Virtual Reality Film-Viewing on Adolescent Students' Empathic Responses"
Computers & Education: X Reality open-access publication--2023
“Virtual Reality: Opening Doorways to Experiential Learning for Students”
IEEE Explore publication for the 2020 Seventh International Conference on Information Technology Trends (ITT) in Abu Dhabi