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Should Coding be the "New Foreign Language" Requirement?

Should Coding be the "New Foreign Language" Requirement? | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Over the decades, students have been required to take a foreign language in high school for reasons that relate to expanding communication abilities, furthering global awareness, and enhancing perspe

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InWorldz: A Fresh Start - StrawberrySingh.com

InWorldz: A Fresh Start - StrawberrySingh.com | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Thirty Second Life content creators are opening up a new shopping district in InWorldz virtual world by the name of The Knitting Circle.

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Avatar Social Network (ASN) Sign Up Tutorial

Tutorial of the sign up steps for Avatar Social Network for virtual worlds. http://www.avatarsocialnetwork.com/ Click on the SIGN UP button... type in your e...
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Grids gear up for November holidays - Hypergrid Business

Grids gear up for November holidays - Hypergrid Business | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Grids gear up for November holidays
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InWorldz will be holding its Relay for Life event on November 9, it's second time around raising funds for cancer research. The grid's calendar is also full of music and other events.
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Companies Explore Virtual Worlds As Collaboration Tools

Companies Explore Virtual Worlds As Collaboration Tools | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Virtual worlds like Second Life aren't just for games; companies are experimenting with virtual environments for everything from training exercises to meeting spaces for remote workers. But the technology still has pitfalls.
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Best 15 iPad Apps for Teacher Professional Development

Best 15 iPad Apps for Teacher Professional Development | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
"iPad is a versatile device only when coupled with the "right" apps. To tap into the full potential of iPad and to leverage it for your professional learning purposes, you should definitely have certain apps installed on it.

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, November 12, 2013 7:50 AM

Gotta get on that standard apps list. ;)

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A Beautiful Visual on The Importance of Games in Learning

A Beautiful Visual on The Importance of Games in Learning | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
by Med Kharbach "Games are very important for learning and James Paul Gee has empirically proved this in his wonderful book " What Video Games Have to Teach Us about Learning and Literacy".

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, November 10, 2013 1:29 PM

Gotta love this infographic. ;)

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NSU researcher receives $1 million grant to develop virtual world program to ... - Phys.Org

NSU researcher receives $1 million grant to develop virtual world program to ... - Phys.Org | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
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InWorldz launches mobile fitness app – Hypergrid Business

InWorldz launches mobile fitness app – Hypergrid Business | Online Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
InWorldz announced the beta version of a new mobile fitness app this week, called InWorldz InShape. Participants will download a smartphone application which will allow their real-world movements and activities to be ...
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