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virtualworldpedagogy - home

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The Watch – virtual worlds in the news

The Watch – virtual worlds in the news | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
“Meetings, conferences and training programs in a 3D virtual world such as Second Life can be more engaging and productive than traditional online sessions and phone calls, and much less expensive than face-to-face meetings requiring travel.
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Sept. 8, 2011: What types of learning work best in Virtual Worlds ...

Sept. 8, 2011: What types of learning work best in Virtual Worlds ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Kali Pizzaro: Evelyn McElhinney, RN, Nurse Lecturer, Glasgow Caledonian University. Chris (schott.tophat): i teach writing at the university of missouri st. louis and recently opened a writing center in second life on our ...
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PhDer Studying Healthcare Literacy and Virtual Worlds Seeks Participants | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it

PhDer Studying Healthcare Literacy and Virtual Worlds Seeks Participants | Metaverse NewsWatch | Scoop.it | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Participant Information Sheet PhD Glasgow Caledonian University Scotland Project Title – Health literacy skills of people who access health information in virtual worlds and the impact on real ...
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4 Challenges for Leaders in Virtual Worlds | Ζωντανή Μάθηση | Alive Learning

4 Challenges for Leaders in Virtual Worlds | Ζωντανή Μάθηση | Alive Learning | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Education thought leader, author of provoking books and top educational simulation designer Clark Aldrich delivered a sensational speech at the 2011 Class...
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Clinical Simulation | Scoop.it | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! | Scoop.it

Clinical Simulation | Scoop.it | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! | Scoop.it | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Anything to do with health professionals and simulated learning environments... Curated by Metaverse Journal (Clinical Simulation | Scoop.it | @scoopit http://t.co/yQkm4RDW...)...
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Kinect Project Merges Real and Virtual Worlds - Technology Review

Kinect Project Merges Real and Virtual Worlds - Technology Review | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
New software turns the Kinect into a cheap 3-D scanner—opening up applications ranging from crime fighting to interior design.
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Quarterzswamp | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand

Quarterzswamp | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Kitely enables you to get your own virtual worlds for training, education, collaboration or fun. Log in with Facebook to create your free account and start using your own virtual world within minutes.
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ReLIVE 11: Researching Virtual Worlds | Burtons Media Group

I've just returned from the ReLIVE 2011 conference (pronounce RelIve as in It's a-live!, not re-leve, as in I want to live). ReLIVE is the Researching.
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NMC Virtual Worlds | The New Media Consortium

NMC Virtual Worlds | The New Media Consortium | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
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Fans flock to Virtual Worlds on Facebook | KZero Worldswide

Fans flock to Virtual Worlds on Facebook | KZero Worldswide | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
A year ago we looked at the popuarlity of Facebook fan-pages for a number of popular virtual worlds, including those with users under 13. The results, i.e. the number of respective fans for each virtual world were not surprising, with the larger ...
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Virtual Worlds: Where Far-off Events Hit Close to Home « Erinaceously

Virtual Worlds: Where Far-off Events Hit Close to Home « Erinaceously | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Virtual Worlds: Where Far-off Events Hit Close to Home. Posted on September 28, 2011 by Erin Greenawald. “In high modernity, the influence of distant happenings on proximate events, and intimacies of the self, becomes more and more ...
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PlayBBG launches Free MMORPG Portal — ganga-japan.com

PlayBBG today is happy to announce its new Free MMORPG portal available to all gamers and players on September 13, 2010.PlayBBG is a fast growing mmorpg news media and its main objective is to deliver the latest news, reivews and.
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Cooperative Extension Education In the Virtual World Second Life

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August 4, 2011: Special Guest Chris Collins, CEO of Tipodean ...

August 4, 2011: Special Guest Chris Collins, CEO of Tipodean ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable August 4, 2011. Topic: Special Guest, Chris Collins, CEO of Tipodean Technologies Inc. Photos by Grizzla. Join our VWER groups at Flickr and Koinup to add your own ...
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Dassault offers virtual first aid training - Hypergrid Business

Dassault offers virtual first aid training - Hypergrid Business | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Dassault offers virtual first aid trainingHypergrid BusinessIn a virtual 3D world, anyone can train and practice the potentially lifesaving techniques.
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The University of Western Australia in Second Life: YOU CAN'T TOUCH THIS! PALEILLUSION & NEXUNO TOPS: WINNERS OF THE UWA 3D OPEN ART CHALLENGE (SEPT) | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! | Sc...

The University of Western Australia in Second Life: YOU CAN'T TOUCH THIS! PALEILLUSION & NEXUNO TOPS: WINNERS OF THE UWA 3D OPEN ART CHALLENGE (SEPT) | jokaydia Virtual Worlds and Games Links! | Sc... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Paleillusion and Nexuno Thespian, first time entrants to the UWA Open Art Challenge shocked the field in taking the top two spots, with 'You Can't Touch Heaven' (L$10,000) and 'Autumn' (L$7,500) respectively.
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Amazon.com: Virtual Interaction: Interaction in Virtual Inhabited 3D Worlds (9781849968638): E. Granum, B. Holmqvist, S. Kolstrup, K. Halskov Madsen, Lars Qvortrup: Books

Amazon.com: Virtual Interaction: Interaction in Virtual Inhabited 3D Worlds (9781849968638): E. Granum, B. Holmqvist, S. Kolstrup, K.
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Virtual University Collaboration: ENCKE

Virtual University Collaboration: ENCKE | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Virtual worlds news from an Australian perspective since 2006 (Virtual University Collaboration: ENCKE - The Metaverse Journal http://t.co/uSQRh1nF...)...
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New World Notes: Maybe Future Virtual Worlds Will be Movies From ...

New World Notes: Maybe Future Virtual Worlds Will be Movies From ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
You may have already seen this jaw-dropping video which demonstrates new technology developed at UC Berkeley which uses Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) and computational models to decode and visually display ...
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Call: Innovative Research in Virtual Worlds 2011 Conference

A dissemination event for the Leverhulme Trust funded CURLIEW project, IRVW 2011 provides an opportunity to interact, discuss and collaborate on the topic of innovative research in virtual worlds. IRVW 2011 will focus on a ...
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Dassault Systemes: "Staying Alive": 3D Experience Helps Save Lives - MarketWatch (press release)

Dassault Systemes: "Staying Alive": 3D Experience Helps Save Lives - MarketWatch (press release) | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Dassault Systemes: "Staying Alive": 3D Experience Helps Save LivesMarketWatch (press release)In a virtual 3D world, anyone can train and practice the potentially lifesaving techniques.
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marketing virtual worlds – what's the message? at i live in science land

marketing virtual worlds – what's the message? at i live in science land | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
OpenSim generates a little bit of mainstream buzz, mainly because it can be done for cheap but the mainstream is also quick to say “it's an open source version of Second Life“. that is, the mainstream that actually knows what Second Life is ...
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University of Bolton opens virtual campus - How Do

University of Bolton opens virtual campus - How Do | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
How DoUniversity of Bolton opens virtual campusHow DoAn in-house development team at the institution decided it was time for UoB to join the 80% of other UK universities that use the virtual world for training and research purposes and create a new...
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Report: The Hypergrid Adventurers Club tests ReactionGrid's Opensim

Report: The Hypergrid Adventurers Club tests ReactionGrid's Opensim | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
I chose these locations because they represented 4 different versions of Opensim which, theoretically, are all Hypergrid-compatible with each other. It's always good to test theory by putting it into practice.
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