October 28, 2021

edX is an Education Partner for Meta, formerly the Facebook company, Immersive Learning Investment

Enabling future development of the Metaverse through Spark AR curriculum

Cambridge, MA - edX is pleased to announce that we are a launch partner for Meta's investment to create an ecosystem of learning around the metaverse, including training the next generation of creators, building immersive learning content, and increasing access to devices. 

Announced at Connect 2021 developer conference, edX is collaborating with Meta to become a distribution partner for Spark AR Curriculum, helping increase economic opportunities by giving broader access to tools and education to become AR and Metaverse creators. 

We look forward to sharing more information regarding the content that will be available on edX.org as part of this work. We’ll continue to share updates with the edX community of learners as we further develop courses and programs. Stay tuned! 

Read more about this exciting initiative from the Facebook Reality Lab’s blog

About edX

edX is the education movement for restless learners and a leading global online learning platform from 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU). Together with the majority of the world’s top-ranked universities and industry-leading companies, we bring our community of over 40 million learners world-class education to support them at every stage of their lives and careers, from free courses to full degrees. And we're not stopping there — we're relentlessly pursuing our vision of a world where every learner can access education to unlock their potential, without the barriers of cost or location. Learn more at edX.org

Contact

Email: press@edx.org

October 28, 2021

edX is an Education Partner for Meta, formerly the Facebook company, Immersive Learning Investment

Enabling future development of the Metaverse through Spark AR curriculum

Cambridge, MA - edX is pleased to announce that we are a launch partner for Meta's investment to create an ecosystem of learning around the metaverse, including training the next generation of creators, building immersive learning content, and increasing access to devices. 

Announced at Connect 2021 developer conference, edX is collaborating with Meta to become a distribution partner for Spark AR Curriculum, helping increase economic opportunities by giving broader access to tools and education to become AR and Metaverse creators. 

We look forward to sharing more information regarding the content that will be available on edX.org as part of this work. We’ll continue to share updates with the edX community of learners as we further develop courses and programs. Stay tuned! 

Read more about this exciting initiative from the Facebook Reality Lab’s blog

About edX

edX is the education movement for restless learners and a leading global online learning platform from 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU). Together with the majority of the world’s top-ranked universities and industry-leading companies, we bring our community of over 40 million learners world-class education to support them at every stage of their lives and careers, from free courses to full degrees. And we're not stopping there — we're relentlessly pursuing our vision of a world where every learner can access education to unlock their potential, without the barriers of cost or location. Learn more at edX.org

Contact

Email: press@edx.org