October 15, 2020: Visiting Educational Locations

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: October 15, 2020Topic: Visiting Educational LocationsPhotos by Beth Ghostraven In this VWER session we will visit a few educational locations together and discuss what we find educational about each one, what features we could use in our own educational work, and how we might improve things further. Prepare … Continue reading October 15, 2020: Visiting Educational Locations

2018-10-11 “Applications of 3D virtual worlds in Higher Education”

[2018/10/11 12:03] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour. 8pm In UK, 3pm EST. VWER is a forum to educate and inform the community about issues that are important and relevant to education in virtual worlds. [2018/10/11 12:03] Sheila … Continue reading 2018-10-11 “Applications of 3D virtual worlds in Higher Education”

2018-09-06 “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 30 2018 Topic:  “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life” - a presentation/discussion led by Mark Childs (Gann McGann in SL) Note that Gann's main talk was in voice: he copied key information into text chat, but some chat comments relate to his untranscribed speech. Lightly … Continue reading 2018-09-06 “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life”

2018-08-30 “What are MOOCs useful for?”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 30 2018 Topic:  “What are MOOCs useful for?” Lightly edited for typos by Sheila Yoshikawa; photo by Sheila Yoshikawa  [2018/08/30 11:05] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We normally meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour. 8pm In UK, … Continue reading 2018-08-30 “What are MOOCs useful for?”

2018-07-19 “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: July 19 2018 Topic: “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds” Lightly edited for typos by Sheila Yoshikawa; photo by Sheila Yoshikawa  Note: This was a discussion prompted by a VWER discussion from 10 years ago: https://vwer.info/2008/07/22/2008-07-22-discussion-on-library-services-in-second-life/ [2018/07/19 12:06] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual … Continue reading 2018-07-19 “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds”

2018-06-28 Visit to CVL “Crystal Futuristic Library”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: June 28 2018 Topic: The Community Virtual Library's "Crystal Futuristic Library” This week’s session was mainly in voice, without transcription. Valibrarian gave a tour, firstly of the Community Virtual Library's "Crystal Futuristic Library" at the SL 15 year birthday celebration at http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/SL15B%20Stupendous/188/238/23 Val wrote in her notecard “Title: … Continue reading 2018-06-28 Visit to CVL “Crystal Futuristic Library”

2008-07-22 Discussion on library services in Second Life

SL Education Roundtable - Montclair State CHSS Island Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008 Library Services in SL with special guest Lori Bell (SLL Lorelei Junot) [15:30] AJ Brooks: we'll be getting started in a few minutes, give stragglers a few minutes to show up [15:30] Yasamine Grayson: hello everyone [15:31] AJ Brooks: oh - I asked … Continue reading 2008-07-22 Discussion on library services in Second Life