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Holoschool

A school that will equalize education worldwide.

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Holoschool is a concept school that would utilize holographic teachers and mannequins to effectively deliver relevant education all over the world. Basic education, in all fields, in English or translated in their mother tongue will be available in all countries, rich or poor.  It will not replace teachers but it will augment the quality of execution and communication used to achieve high impact learning. 

RGB imaged holograms and holographic mannequins are emerging in markets everywhere. This will create great opportunities for actors, translators, artists, educators, researchers, designers and leaders to collaborate and make believable holograms of teachers, verbalizing lectures that are hard to teach for new or inexperienced teacher.




What is the need are you focusing on?

We are addressing the need for competent teachers. Education, the great equalizer, must be delivered in its highest quality to achieve s sustainable development any where in the world. An inclusive education access can equip people for the future.

Over 265 million children are currently out of school and 22% of them are of primary school age. Additionally, even the children who are attending schools are lacking basic skills in reading and math. The reasons for lack of quality education are due to lack of adequately trained teachers, poor conditions of schools. (UN)

Which type of submission are you sharing?

  • Identifying a gap that needs to be addressed

Describe the business pivot or adaptation in 3-4 sentences.

We want to establish a network of collaborators who can make hologram schools a reality, from it's infrastructure, equipment. programs, filming, research to its final execution. It will address the lack of qualified and effective teachers in geographically or socially disadvantaged areas around the world. It will make an innovative educational institution that will revolutionize learning in the next century.

Do you plan to implement this solution?

  • Yes

Describe the impact that this solution will create in the world.

Imagine a world with equal access to relevant education which is delivered in the most comprehensive manner with the highest standard possible. The best brains and teachers o the best local and international universities collaborating to make learning within reach of every individual, may it be a girl from Mali or a boy i Mississippi. Holoschool is a portable system that can be carried everywhere and can be used even without internet connection.

What is the name of your business or organization?

MarLiCa art Gym and OLM Business Solutions

What does your business/company do? Whose needs does your business/company address? Who do you serve?

MarLiCa Art Gym- caters to schools in need of art immersion and venue for exhibitions and art related talks. It also caters to the local community as a space of convergence for various activities. OLM is an IT and a BPO company.

What is your profession?

I am an entrepreneur and industrial designer

Where are you located (country)?

Philippines

Where are you located (region)?

  • South-eastern Asia

What industry is your business/company in?

  • Business/Consulting
  • Communications/Visual Design
  • Designer(UX/CX/Design Research)
  • Education
  • Entrepreneur/Investor
  • Social Work

How many people does your business/company employ?

  • 0-10

How old is your business/company?

  • 2-5 years old

Which classification describes your organization/business?

  • Business

What kind of stakeholders and partnerships are needed to pursue this solution?

  • Funding- Grants
  • Stakeholders/Partnerships- NGOs
  • Stakeholders/Partnerships- Government

Do you need help building partnerships and finding partners?

  • Yes

If Yes to the above, please share 1-2 sentences describing the specific help you desire.

We need to partner with educational institutions that can set in motion the creation of holograms that will cover effective lectures on basic education. Once created, we can procure the hologram equipment and start using them in areas most in need.

What do you think are the main barriers to implementing this solution?

The main barrier is th acceptance of this new technology in traditional shools and intitutions.

If you are currently working on a pivot, what have you learned so far?

That collaboration is key

Are you aware of any open source efforts, hackathons or other collaborative efforts related to your solution? Are you participating in these efforts?

No, I am not aware of any effort related to this solution

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