2017 EDU: VID: CNDG’s virtual chemistry labs at Florida State University

CNDG’s virtual chemistry labs at Florida State UniversityEducation in virtual worlds is growing.  Here is another example, a chemistry lab course.  No risk, no fumes, no space.  What university would not think about using this?  With links to many other educational uses in virtual worlds.http://www.youtube.com/embed/6yhDlWeaKYc?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Watch on YouTube Dr Bill Prensky, CEO of CNDG, introduces Dr Stephanie Dillon, Director of Freshman Chemistry Laboratories at Florida State University. Dr Dillon and her students discuss the advantages of learning using a virtual environment. Filmed on location at CNDG’s virtual campus.This blog: About education*******************************************************************(More after the break, scroll down!)********************************************************************** Strambotto Short Poetry Workshop-Tue 1/17, 7pm SLTThis week the Short Poetry Workshop presents the Strambotto, a medieval Italian poetry form with 8 lyrical lines, often written about love. There are multiple variations of the form with different rhyme schemes, so come join us at the Short Poetry Library to learn, write and share your Stambotto.http://slurl.com/secondlife/Cookie/160/134/21/ Metaverse events, current and upcomingOSCC presentation videos availableCRASH! Site, the musical under development by people like usOSHG: Exploratory project by NMA: Future of Open-Source Virtual Worlds10th Annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education. March 29–April 1, 2017. Call for proposalsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewTry a browser-based virtual worldSelby’s daily news collection:  Virtual worlds are real   Virtual Outworlding news collection Events on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsEntertainment on the HypergridHYPERGRID EVENTSDestination guide: OpenSimWorldOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersSign of the Kite WELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESVirtual world G+ communities:  Communities virtual worlds G+In a virtual world, your deodorant never fails.*********************** ******************CNDG:  VIRTUAL WORLDS FOR EDUCATION AND BUSINESSOther innovations in educationVirtual worlds as a practice fieldAt Spanish Language Learning at Escape–El Dia de Los MuertosPresentation of Whole Brain Health Activities on Inspiration Island (Second Life)Ever heard of writer’s block in role-play? Role-play in virtual worlds as practice writingLife is your talents discovered. Or undiscovered. Your choiceGeoQ: Game Based Training Tool For First RespondersLife’s Little Lessons From Virtual WorldsGaming as training. Training as gaming. Don’t write it, put it in the action!Science reports and advocacy. Ball State University honors projectsRezMela in Kitely: Simulations for disaster response trainingEtopia Island – Etopia EcoCommunities – Sustainable LivingTeaching as a learning mechanismSecond Life machinima used in driving trainingVirtual Worlds: A practice field for social media and public relations peopleTraining, emergency scenarios, clinical content, teamwork, in a virtual worldRemote collaboration: methodsWinter safety game, serious gamesGroup Projects: Tools for group meetings: VocabularyFirst Responder of Second LifeVirtually a disasterBuilds, museums, mediaHG Safari: A visit to Virunga National Park and the work of Dian FosseyImagination is not the opposite of reality. Imagination is the future of realityThe history collection in Kitely. A collection of OpenSim virtual worlds with historical relevanceHistory month in Kitely, Pirate’s HavenKitely history month, week 3. Bohemia storyBauhaus Museum LEA2. A museum on your deskOwn your own Dinosaur, virtually! (Virtual is better than real in this case)Seanchai Library has new immersive literary adventures in virtual worldsAnyone for dinosaurs? Hunt them, study them, make movies of them…Time Travel. The Drax Files: [Episode 33: Luxembourg 1867]A dark place of dark deeds. Whitechapel, 1888Micrographia in the virtual world. A museum on your deskMurassic Park generic viagra usa. Be your own dinosaurPublic service instruction in virtual worlds: Unofficial 3D ADA ToolkitSmithsonian Latin Virtual Museum – Day of the dead– Dia de los MuertosAmerican Museum of Natural History summer camp project, Vesuvius GroupBread and Roses Strike, Lawrence, Mass., 1912, interactive courseFallingwater, gem of American architecture, at Seanchai Library on Kitely GridThe Korean Turtle ship, with work from Arcadia AsylumAllegheny Portage Railroad: a virtual time machine (VIBE)VSTE Index to Educational SimsEducational resources for virtual worlds: Free. Universal CampusVirtual Harlem Video, the Cotton ClubA journey through Museums in Second LifeUndersea observatory. Pre-fab sim. Free. Displayed on KitelyA UWA 3D Creation Challenge: What Makes us Human?Tejano Tech. University of Texas at San AntonioArt and history at Tejano Tech. University of Texas at San AntonioUniversity of Houston, Campus and public exhibitsAmong the cranial nerves. UK with UWA – Anatomy & BiologyVery virtual short poetry libraryBoyhood home of Johnny Cash, Dyess ColonyBuild your own museum. You can do that in Second LifeWalk through to learn–museum on your desk eXtension Just in Time ParentingKansas to CairoTHE DICKENS PROJECT 2016 Opens December 10thMetaverse Libraries group holds board meeting in KitelyVirtual Worlds: Professional Education and Library Resources. Summary 2016CoursesBlender: Make a castle, Blender crash courseBasic Blender Mesh Live Instruction. Free classes, workshops, self-instructionBread and Roses Strike, Lawrence, Mass., 1912, interactive courseScienceMAD lab: Mosquitos and mosquito control. Pooky MediaPooky Media takes on the Tiger Mosquito for CaliforniaThe Virtual AquariumA slower speed of light.  MITAbyss ObservatoryGateway to Intellectual Quests. Free copy for your venueExtension  Winter safety game, serious gameseXtension Just in Time ParentingLiveAbility Home at the Virtual State FaireXtension Virtual State FairInstruction and trainingAndy Hargreaves on Teacher-Powered EducationTeaching creativity at the university, Ken RobinsonVirtual epidemiology investigation, Stephen Gasior on REDgridGAME: iCivics: Do I have a right?K12 and the Texas Virtual Academy. Can you teach online?Learning how to learn | Barbara OakleyTeaching how-to in virtual worlds: Compensation modelsImmersive Teaching and Learning Environments. UT at El PasoKitely academy. Let’s think Hypergrid.We Must Continue to Learn, be Curious. The mystery of the knowledge gapMA Education in Virtual Worlds, UWE, University of West EnglandMNPS Virtual School: What is real and what is virtual?Top 10 Tips on How to Use Avatars in eLearningStanford University Libraries in a virtual world, installation artUniversity of Alabama in Second Life3D Virtual Learning environments for experiential learningVirtual Chemistry. The Drax Files: World MakersTeaching creative writing in a virtual world: How get the world.Agile 3d AtlasAgile3d Distributed Agile Study GroupSecond Life machinima used in driving trainingOregon State University. Dorms in a holodeckedX: Courses from leading universitiesBlogging as instruction/information in virtual worlds, summaryRSA Animate: Ideas for the age of information overloadVeterinary Medicine Class in Second LifeProfessional development on your deskMexican High School Conducts Class in Second LifeClasses in Second Life: Calendar Collection2012 Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education: Conference ProceedingsProfessional development on your deskLanguageLanguage learning in an immersive world. Maybe this is the way to do it.Refugees need language instruction. Could virtual worlds help? Advice from the YesbuttersEscape to a New Way to Learn Spanish, invited post, James T. Abraham, Ph.D.ESL: Interview with a Virtlantean –

Click here to read the complete story

Click here to read the complete story