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3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech
Covering the use of 3D design, printing and virtual worlds in education, but also lots of other geeky-cool school stuff, 3D or not.
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50 Ed Tech Tools Every Teacher Should Know About

50 Ed Tech Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About - Lists of great technology tools for teachers broken down by category - Learning, Lesson planning, etc
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Here's What it's Like Inside the First Virtual Reality Documentary

Here's What it's Like Inside the First Virtual Reality Documentary | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Is Zero Point by photographer Danfung Dennis the future of documentary work?
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4 Ways EdTech Is Changing How We Learn

4 Ways EdTech Is Changing How We Learn | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
A Beautiful Visual on The 4 Ways Technology Is Changing The Ways We Learn ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on Keeping up with Ed Tech curated by WebTeachers
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Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots

Exoskeleton for your hand lets you feel virtual objects and control robots | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Chinese company Dexta Robotics set out to develop a hand motion-capturing device last year, but instead of creating a glove like everybody else, they
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No, this is what you should get me for Xmas! ;)

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How computers change the way we learn

How computers change the way we learn | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Can technology improve the way we learn and think? Google’s head of research argues we're headed into a new era of education.
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A Must Have Guide on Using Twitter in your Classroom

A Must Have Guide on Using Twitter in your Classroom | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
RT @medkh9: A Must Have Guide on Using Twitter in your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/WLMTQlC9yt via @m…
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Minecraft 2 doesn't make sense right now

Minecraft 2 doesn't make sense right now | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Phil Spencer says Microsoft's goal is to cater for Minecraft's existing community.
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Google Has Much More To Tell Us About Video Games Now

Google Has Much More To Tell Us About Video Games Now | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
You know that neat little box that pops up on the right when you search Google for movies or books and such? Now it does that for video games as well, thanks to an update to Google's Knowledge Graph.
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Metacritic score? ;)

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Lessons from a public OpenSim demo for Oculus Rift

Lessons from a public OpenSim demo for Oculus Rift | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Lessons from a public OpenSim demo for Oculus Rift
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We projected this tour guide screen on the wall of the gallery so that people waiting in line could see what the two avatars were doing.
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Thanks to Hypergrid Business.

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OSCC14: Using OpenSimulator in K-12 Schools

David W. Deeds' presentation for the OpenSimulator Community Conference 2014 (OSCC14). Also a member of the OpenSimulator K-12 Power Panel.
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My presentation for the OpenSimulator Community Conference 2014!

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Journal of Virtual Worlds Research

Journal of Virtual Worlds Research | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
RT @ProfessorF: @JohnCobalt On virtual worlds, the latest is usually in the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research http://t.co/dx1c37m6eE
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Can Virtual Reality Help in PTSD Treatment?

Can Virtual Reality Help in PTSD Treatment? | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Traumatizing events might cause the soldiers to develop fears which might keep them from coming back to wars. Virtual reality games are being used by medical
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Virtual Reality in the news! 

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Classroom technology can make learning more dangerous, and that's a good thing

Classroom technology can make learning more dangerous, and that's a good thing | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Steve Jobs once called the personal computer “a bicycle for our minds,” a tool that helps us go farther with the same amount of energy. But for many teachers, it has been a bumpy ride.
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Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning

Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The popularity of games in learning is contributing to the immense growth of the gaming industry. Learning games are fast gaining popularity – in educational …
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Minecraft 2 Doesn't Make Sense to Microsoft Head Phil Spencer

Minecraft 2 Doesn't Make Sense to Microsoft Head Phil Spencer | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Phil Spencer has addressed questions regarding a second iteration for the Minecraft series.
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If it ain't broken, don't fix it?

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3D printing may make individualized medicine more affordable

3D printing may make individualized medicine more affordable | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Medical News Today: 3D printing may make individualized medicine more affordable http://t.co/YAAJHe31Y0
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Never considered this possibility.

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T-Rex Skull Shower Heads Justify the Existence of 3D Printers

T-Rex Skull Shower Heads Justify the Existence of 3D Printers | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The next time someone asks you to explain 3D printers, and why anyone would want one in their home, you can simply bring up this article and show them that without 3D printing technology we may never have had a T-Rex shower head.
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Here's what you can get me for Xmas. ;)

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Not in my shower, thank you.

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Virtual reality could be coming to UAE schools

Virtual reality could be coming to UAE schools | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Clyde DeSouze, a self-described “tech evangelist” said that thanks to evolving three-dimensional, virtual-reality technology, it won’t be long before school pupils are enabled to enter computer-simulated, immersive learning environments without...
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VR in the news! 

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3D Printing: Not a toy … anymore

3D printing. Its an amazing concept, a novel application, and a revolutionary technology. And its here. NOW. Doing amazing things. And its only going ...
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Program | Opensimulator Community Conference 2014

Program | Opensimulator Community Conference 2014 | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
ALL TIMES LISTED IN PACIFIC STANDARD TIME (PST/SLT) (-7 GMT) TO CONVERT TO YOUR LOCAL TIME, USE THE TIME ZONE CONVERTER. View the OpenSimulator Community
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Get your tickets now before they're sold out! 

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This Filmmaker Reviews Google Glass Using Google Glass

This Filmmaker Reviews Google Glass Using Google Glass | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
By this stage, Google Glass has been around in its kinda-beta kinda-on-sale format for a solid 18 months, and the internet is awash with more reviews than you can probably tolerate.
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OSCC14: Using OpenSimulator in K-12 Schools

David W. Deeds' presentation for the OpenSimulator Community Conference 2014 (OSCC14). Also a member of the OpenSimulator K-12 Power Panel.
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'Duke Nukem' gaming house 3D Realms is back

'Duke Nukem' gaming house 3D Realms is back | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The early '90s were a simpler time: Mullets were acceptable, everyone was wearing Zubaz pants and rocking your dad's flannel didn't make you a hipster.
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Duke Nukem! Greatest Game of All Time! ;)

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Chromebook - the first disposable computer for schools

Chromebook - the first disposable computer for schools | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
RT @ClassThink: Chromebook -- the first disposable computer for schools
http://t.co/2zQ2dpzQpN #chromebook #gafe #edchat #edtech
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Disposable?! ;)

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Doctor Who Game Will Teach Kids How to Code

Doctor Who Game Will Teach Kids How to Code | 3D Virtual-Real Worlds: Ed Tech | Scoop.it
"The idea is simply to use one of our biggest brands to inspire children to find out more about programming."
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Geeky-cool stuff! Coding for munchkins.

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