Second Life: Because it involves a Stephenson-esque reality where anything can happen, Second Life proved an incredibly valuable tool for educators hoping to reach a broad audience — or offering even more ways to learn for their own bands of students. Listing the numerous ways in which they utilized the virtual world means an entire article on its own, but a quick search will dredge up the online classes, demonstrations, discussions, lectures, presentations, debates, and other educational benefits.
Nonprofit Commons will be celebrating it's big 5th anniversary this Friday on 21st September 2012. Nonprofit Commons is a well known nonprofit organization in Second Life (5 sims). Every friday there are normally meetings ...
IT leaders who are leading the way in terms of innovation have been announced by CampusTechnology.com and you may be surprised at some of the winners and what they’re doing. I was.
The 2012 Innovators Awards had a total of 354 entries and awarded 10 innovative campus tech projects to colleges and universities around the world. From Athabasca to Stanford, there’s a lot happening on campuses these days.
Linden Lab totally revamped its corporate website about the same time it announced it was launching two new non-Second Life projects, and it's just worth noting what it represents: The second life of Linden Lab.
"Massively open online courses" and corporate e-learning efforts could revolutionize the workplace, as well as the university. Look at any economic study on the future of the American corporation and you’ll find one clear message: Companies need educated workers. The business model of low-cost, high-quality education offered by the MOOCs could well transform corporate training and turn the idea of lifelong learning into reality. Let the revolution begin.
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Saylor.org, a clearinghouse for open educational resources (OER), announced on Thursday that it has teamed up with Google to offer its recently unveiled line of free online courses through Google's new massive open online course (MOOC) platform. Google leaped into the MOOC fray earlier this month with Course Builder, which it has pitched as an "open-source," do-it-yourself platform for colleges and individuals that want to adapt their courses to the trendy MOOC format.
The idea is to offer to members a shared physical space with basic electronic tools (Prototyping tools, soldering stations, hand tools, breadboards, wiring supplies etc…) and storage for ongoing projects.
In addition to the use of the workshop, mentoring sessions are available several days a week for electronic (Arduino), programming (Pure Data, Max/Msp, Processing), web, conceptual support, etc… with private mentoring sessions available.
One of the greatest challenges in neuroscience is to identify the map of connections between neurons. In a landmark paper published in PNAS, the EPFL's Blue Brain Project (BBP) has identified key principles that determine synapse-scale connectivity by virtually reconstructing a cortical microcircuit and comparing it to a mammalian sample.