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'MicroMasters' Surge As MOOCs Go From Education To Qualification

'MicroMasters' Surge As MOOCs Go From Education To Qualification | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The future shape of graduate and executive education is being shaped by the surge of “MicroMasters” on edX, to which 1.7 million students have registered. The number of programs on offer has exploded from one to 46. This is the kind of exponential growth that disrupts and rebuilds industries.
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7 Best Educational Virtual Reality Apps | Getting Smart

7 Best Educational Virtual Reality Apps | Getting Smart | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
These seven educational virtual reality apps can provide enhanced engagement, improved retention, and the ability to block out common distractions.
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Now You Can Import Images + Notes In Edorble WebVR

Now You Can Import Images + Notes In Edorble WebVR | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Now you can import images, slides, and notes into your Edorble WebVR World. 2D content still matters - a lot.
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What You Can Do About Ransomware

What You Can Do About Ransomware | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Nonprofit Technology Chat: What You Can Do About Ransomware
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Minecraft: New marketplace for community creators

Minecraft: New marketplace for community creators | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Exclusive music news, big interviews, entertainment, social media trends and video from the news people at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra.
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How our school is using Virtual Reality to prepare pupils for a future dominated by technology 

How our school is using Virtual Reality to prepare pupils for a future dominated by technology  | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it

Virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, haptic feedback; the line between these and many other technological realities is becoming blurred and they are beginning to be grouped under one umbrella term: artificial reality. But what is artificial reality and how can it be used effectively in the classroom?

Virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, haptic feedback;


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5 Ed-Tech Trends to Look for in 2017 - EasyBib Blog

5 Ed-Tech Trends to Look for in 2017 - EasyBib Blog | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Start the new school year off right with this innovative list of 5 ed-tech trends to look for in 2017.
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2014 EDU: HG: Community hub for STEM education. Abyss Observatory. HG BeatThis list

2014  EDU: HG:  Community hub for STEM education.  Abyss Observatory.  HG BeatThis list | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Great place for educators to start exploring the hypergrid. A hub with teleports to locations on the hypergrid, including resource materials for creators, major grids, and educational places. If you are wondering what the hypergrid has to offer for educators, look here.
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IIE Networker - Fall 2016

IIE Networker - Fall 2016 | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Digital Edition
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Connecting virtual world communities is imperative to learning in networked digital culture.
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7 Nonprofit Social Media Trends for 2018

7 Nonprofit Social Media Trends for 2018 | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
It's not too soon as we race toward the year-end to begin to think about what your nonprofit team should know for 2018, regarding one of th
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The Promise and Disappointment of Virtual Reality

The Promise and Disappointment of Virtual Reality | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Imagine that you and a group of friends are walking through a tunnel, carrying a variety of objects. A backpack. A vase. A toy spaceship. The cardboard cut-out
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Windows Mixed Reality | AR Mixed with VR Gaming, Travel & Streaming in Windows 10

Windows Mixed Reality | AR Mixed with VR Gaming, Travel & Streaming in Windows 10 | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Windows Mixed Reality combines the thrill of virtual reality mixed with augmented reality in gaming, travel & streaming - now available in Windows 10. Experience portability, affordability & more content than you can imagine.
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Metaliteracy.org

The official metaliteracy blog with the latest updates
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I used the term "transliteracy" to write across the formats within physical, augmented and virtual worlds.  Perhaps a better word for it is "metaliteracy" as we reframe information literacy in the digital age. Meta Meta Meta!  
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The Creepy VR School Bus at Comic-Con 

The Creepy VR School Bus at Comic-Con  | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Share TweetWarner Bros. is taking attendees for a ride. If you’re brave enough to hop on a creepy school bus in a parking lot just outside the San Diego Comic-Con Convention Center, then brace yourself for a VR horror experience that includes some of my biggest childhood fears—namely clowns and ominous children standing in the dark. …

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This looks like fun. ;)

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David Leonhardt: Carving out a Shultz Hour

David Leonhardt: Carving out a Shultz Hour | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The brain must have time off from technology.
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Alchemy, Innovation, and Learning, in 2025

The innovation of immersive learning can become gold as soon as 2025 if we use the elements we have available in 2017.
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Identifying Fake News: An Infographic and Educator Resources - EasyBib Blog

Identifying Fake News: An Infographic and Educator Resources - EasyBib Blog | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Introducing our infographic to help students identify fake news articles. Looking for more resources? We’ve listed some of our favorites below!
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Welcome to the world of trolling in virtual reality

Welcome to the world of trolling in virtual reality | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Imagine being surrounded by hundreds of faceless avatars screaming at you.
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Developing a Critical Disposition

Developing a Critical Disposition | Metaliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
This morning, I received a photo (found below – I added the watermark) from a catfishing victim. She received it from a scammer who had used many of my personal and professional photos to for…
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