August 19, 2021: Education through the Looking Glass

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 19, 2021Topic: Education through the Looking GlassPhotos by Sheila Yoshikawa In this VWER session we visited the Alice in Wonderland location and used it to stimulate discussions [2021/08/19 12:02] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We meet on Thursdays at 12 … Continue reading August 19, 2021: Education through the Looking Glass

August 12, 2021: Open Forum

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 12, 2021 Topic: Open Forum [2021/08/12 12:02]  Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour. [2021/08/12 12:02]  Briony (brionyblack): hi 🙂 [2021/08/12 12:02]  Sheila Yoshikawa: VWER is a forum to educate and … Continue reading August 12, 2021: Open Forum

July 29, 2021: Creativity with Marly

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: July 29, 2021: Topic: Creativity with Marly Strandwind (l) and Marly (r) Photos by Sheila Yoshikawa Note: this session was mainly in voice (after people had teleported to the Butterfly Gallery). These were the instructions given to participants: We will have the usual introduction to VWER and each … Continue reading July 29, 2021: Creativity with Marly

July 22, 2021: Better together? Pros and Cons of an educational grid

Topic: Better together? Pros and cons of an educational gridPhoto by Sheila Webber Photo of VWER Discussion 22nd July 2021 [2021/07/22 12:01] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour.[2021/07/22 12:02] Sheila Yoshikawa: VWER is a forum to educate and … Continue reading July 22, 2021: Better together? Pros and Cons of an educational grid

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

September 3rd 2020: Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama

On 3rd September 2020 there was a joint event with the Virtual Worlds MOOC, in which we visited Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama: Molas produced by Guna women; and Emberá cosmology & ethnobotany, curated by ethnographer Nexus Dot with the support of Shiloh Emmons. We started as usual at VWER … Continue reading September 3rd 2020: Ethnographic exhibits of two cultures from the Republic of Panama