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Teaching in virtual learning environments

My Experience with Labster: Caroline Smith, Westminster University

Reimagine Education: Join Labster at the Oscars’ of education!

My Experience with Labster: Brian Harfe, University of Florida

Nature: Simulated labs are booming

What students really think: 7 things the best teachers do

Watch webinar: My Labster Experience

Professor using Labster wins faculty award for innovation

Labster Recommends: Our favorite simulations so far

Labster VR is here: Experience our new VR simulations developed in partnership with Daydream by Google

5 ways to get students energized about cellular respiration

My experience with Labster: Dr. Sabine Matallana-Surget, Stirling University

What students really think: The 6 most common barriers to an effective and enjoyable lab class

Assessing the impact of Labster on your students: Non-cognitive learning outcomes

Assessing the impact of Labster on your students: Cognitive learning outcomes

The science behind: Stress

The science behind: Carbohydrates

The science behind: Building muscle

The science behind our health and fitness

My experience with Labster: Prof. Paul Kasili, Ph.D., Bunker Hill Community College

Curriculum alignment: How will our simulations fit your course?

Chemistry lab safety rules: How to stay safe

Meet Dr. One: Labster’s new lab companion

Updating Labster's visual identity

Webinar: Flipped teaching

Pipette like a pro

zSpace and Labster partner

Labster 2.0 - Experience the new Labster!

Labster simulations for iGEM competitors - help the dream teams get started!

My experience with Labster: Dr. Kambiz Hamadani, California State University

Labster Recommends: 11 of our favorite, must-watch TED Talks

How schools can increase student interest in STEM careers

Students learn twice as much with Labster

5 lessons that will prepare your students for real lab work

Simulations in learning: Bridging theory and practice

Google and Labster team up to offer VR in classrooms around the world

How you can use Labster to engage your students

A time for teachers to reflect - Let Labster help!

Infographic: 5 benefits of online learning

5 ways to increase student engagement

How to use blended learning in your classroom

Blended learning: What is it and why should you try it?

Labster Recommends: 10 inspiring social media profiles you should be following

Experimental design: Learn how to solve problems like a real scientist

How to study for AP Biology: Mitosis and meiosis

Will VR change education for the better?

VR in higher ed isn’t hype. It’s here to help.

Pearson and Labster Partner to Make Gamified Learning Accessible to Millions of High School Students Across the Country

Lavola partners with Labster to provide students across the Iberian Peninsula and Latin America with access to award-winning virtual labs

Cell culture: The immortal cells of Henrietta Lacks

Labster Recommends: The 18 most inspiring and life-changing movies we have seen

Biosafety: Learn how to stay safe around dangerous pathogens

Meet the axolotl

From one teacher to another: My learning path to Labster

Why education should be more like farming and less like fast food

Note-taking methods: Find the method that works for you

Lab safety rules: the 5 things you need to remember when working in a lab

CAR T-cell therapy: Teaching an old immune system new tricks to fight cancer

Labster Recommends: 13 books every student should read

5 benefits of online learning

Should we set students up for failure?

Democratizing education

How science teachers can use storytelling

Why storytelling is important in education

The state of immersive technology in education

Why gamification in the classroom is such a good idea (and what Labster is doing about it)

How to improve your grades without studying more

Labster Partners with Panama STEM

Labster partners with MediaTouch to empower science students throughout Italy and Malta

Labster at TECH BBQ 2017

Labster raises $10m in series A funding to bring virtual lab simulations to students around the world

Labster co-creates virtual lab with students

Labster Founder Mads Bonde wins Innovator of the Year award

2016 in review: 2017 moving (quickly) forward

Labster's Reimagine Education Award reflections

Edutech and Labster announce partnership

Labster releases 'World of Science' simulation on Google Daydream

Labster Participating in Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA)

Labster's TEDx Talk reaches one million views

The holy grail of virtual reality: A complete suspension of disbelief

Will 2016 be the year for virtual reality?

Can technology fix the challenges facing STEM programs?

2015 with Labster in review, and ahead to 2016

Cramming for exams: is it worth it?

How to run an awesome learnathon

Why the future of education is in active learning, not passive

Watch Labster Founder and CTO Michael Bodekaer's Talk at TEDxCERN!

STEM education has a retention problem, not a student problem

The technology teachers wish they had when they were students

5 trends in edtech for teachers in the know

7 amazing education tools for STEM teachers

The 5 coolest scientists you should be following today

4 mindboggling predictions about education technology

Labster launches iPad app

A Teacher's Introduction To The Flipped Classroom

Two big ways STEM students can take their education into their own hands

Say goodbye to analog, the future is digital education

What the future of STEM education could look like

Labster at Digital Assembly 2015 & EdTech Europe 2015

5 ways for students to stay focused and avoid distractions

3 ways to make STEM education more engaging

What CSI can teach students about DNA sequencing

How VR will change education forever

The 5 best resources for acing your DNA sequencing classes

New lab launches and competitions

Labster amazes experts once again

Sanoma Startup Challenge 2014

Case Study: Stanford Online High School

Employee Spotlight: Tamara

Engineering organ regeneration and stem cells

Programming cells like computer code

Developing Labster on two continents

The big picture: science e-learning and virtual laboratories