Virtual labs, most frequently used in the hard sciences, engage learners through active participation of simulated in-person lab experiences in the digital space. With technological advances in bandwidth and mobile access, virtual lab experiences are an increasing component of all learning environments.
Deploy virtual labs as part of a formative assessment strategy. It provides the practice needed for students to master content.
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