This online role play is an interesting example of genre that's been around for a while, but has been brough up to date in that it is online. Could be used, as many digital games for language teaching of discussing intercultural cimmunications.
StoryNexus allows you to play, and create, storygames: interactive stories in a rich variety of worlds. Create a storygame as a creative experiment, a source of income, an educational tool, a piece of transmedia content or a game for your friends.
What does it take to have an effective online classroom? These skills are critical for both online students and teachers.
Gary Motteram's insight:
Some useful guidance here for students and teachers. Online teachers need to be flexible as stated here, but they also need to set boundaries and learners need to realise that tutors can't be online 24/7.