2017 WW: MAG: The Web Report: Education and Educators: Planning

The Web Report: Education and Educators: Planning Plan for a video-based web magazine reporting on educational activities in virtual worlds.  Each edition/issue would have a lead editor and some others.  The edition would consist of videos  about education in virtual worlds with introductory videos made in web-world sets. Watch on YouTubeTalk show, presentation facilities available on the webBuilding a talk-show set in Cybalounge: Tutorial -Planning for a web report about virtual worldsTalk show, presentation facilities available on the webBuilding a talk-show set in Cybalounge: TutorialValibrarian Gregg is lead editor for the Digital citizenship edition.Public beta means that we publish when we are ready, not on schedule.First edition is inwork and themed: Digital citizenship ********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityIMA BlogIMA locations3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community)Selby’s daily news collection:  Virtual worlds are real   Virtual Outworlding news collection Events on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsDestination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESVirtual world G+ communities:  Communities virtual worlds G+*************************Tasks of editorsFind and select content for each education issue/edition.Get videos produced to present selected content.Get videos posted on YouTube.Produce a talk show for each issue/edition.Talk show could include some people featured in the videos.Talk show could include educators merely interested in virtual worlds.Provide text and links as needed to accompany the videos.Present schedule is “As available.”  Amount of content is up to the editor(s) Selby will handle final make-up and publication for now.  Publication will be in Virtual Outworlding for now.Talk-show task roles needed Producer-manager.  Finds guests, arranges time, gives practice in web-world.Host. Manages the conversation.  (The may be 2 or 3 guests on related topics.)Videograper.  Captures video, edits and publishes it.Promoter. All on staff act as promoters.Task roles are things that someone has to do.  One person could do all of them on a slow publication schedule.Educators may be willing and able to produce a video on their own.  Editors  Valibrarian Gregg, Education (including libraries)Mal Burns, General Editor (all editions)Selby Evans, Managing Editor (all editions)If you are interested in being an editor, contact me.I am Thinkerer Melville in Second Life and Selby Evans in Kitely.Possible content:  EducationDigital citizenship: Living in a digital worldLanguage immersion in virtual worldsTeam simulation: people working together in a virtual workplaceCollaborative learning: Practice in learning togetherLearning in situ: learning in the topic, not just about the topic(Your content goes here.)Possible content: editions beyond educationPublic service organizations in 3DEntertainment in the virtual worldsTravel around the world thought the virtual worldsArt in virtual worlds is not virtual artEasy living in 3DPeople and Places in the virtual worldsSupportFinding contentVWER (SL group)Nonprofit Commons (SL group)Rockcliffe University Consortium (SL group)Education articles on this blogVirtual Worlds Best Practices in Education FriendsVWER (Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable)Free video resourcesConvienient video capture in Windows 10–any windowSimple video editing with Shotcut, for virtual worldersFree video resources for virtual worlds: Screen capture beyond FRAPSWeb-world facilities Talk show, presentation facilities available on the webWant to find out about web-worlds? Drop by my place.Plan for web-based introductory videosIntroductory videos would be about 3-5 mins long and would introduce content videos. An introductory video might introduce one or several content videos.These videos are intended to serve as teasers for the content video(s) following. Example content (From previous publications)These examples illustrate the kind of content that might be presented. New videos with education focus will  be needed for continued publication,Preparing a presentation in a virtual world. How to use the webDemo web-world for education and presentationsDigital citizenship: “Be Internet Awesome ” Awesome needs public demonstrationMetaverse Tours visited Egypt at Outworldz A visit to ancient RomeThe International Spaceflight Museum in KitelyDianne Fosse and Virunga in Outworldz: Video from a metaverse tourWeb-world use case: Conversational spoken English! Or any other languageEducator commons, freebies, and educators in virtual worlds.Dynamic Worldz and the Power of Green. Metaverse tours visits and videos.Panthalassa. T. rex, Velociraptor, etc. A lost world we found on a Metaverse Tour**********************************************************************************LicenseOriginal text in this blog is CC By: unless specified public domainUse as you please with attribution: link to the original.All images without attribution in this blog are CC0: public domain.*********************************My web office: Cybalounge.Don’t register — enter as guest.  If you don’t see me:Click the pointed pushpin on the bottom line See if I am in Selby’s room.My office times:  Weekdays: 12: -12:30 Central time  (US) Maybe weekends, too.  Other times by appointment. Thinkerer Melville in Second Life, Selby Evans in KitelyA web page you can walk intoTry a browser-based virtual worldCybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestionsEntertainment in virtual worldsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersHYPERGRID EVENTSThe web show: a magazine from the virtual worldsArt of the Artists: [email protected] Machinima Challenge (L$350,000 Prize Pool) Create a film with a work of art.OpenSimWorkingRadioStreams (OSWRS). Invited article by shawnkmaloneyAviation radio: Music to fly by. And to promote your aviation event.Radio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?Videos from virtual worldsFree video resources for virtual worlds: Screen capture beyond FRAPSSimple video editing with Shotcut, for virtual worldersConvienient video capture in Windows 10–any windowArticles about videos from virtual worldsNews and NotesHG links– depending on your interests Hypergrid Tour 2016-01– 167 virtual worldsCommunities in the virtual worldsArcadia Asylum All Around   G+ community: Hypergrid SafariG+ community: Metaverse ToursOpensimworld. Destination guide for the Hypergrid   Best metaverse communitiesRadio in the virtual worldsOpenSimWorkingRadioStreams (OSWRS). Invited article by shawnkmaloneyAviation radio: Music to fly by. And to promote your aviation event.Radio for your place – Radio for the metaverse. Anyone for podcasts?Metaverse beginner help The Hypergrid WIP ShowThe Hypergrid WIP is a one hour “show & tell” of works in progress. Everyone is invited.  Building, scripting, entertainment– whatever you are working on.Selby may capture video of presentations in voice, for posting on YouTube.The WIP show normally meets on 2 Sundays a month at 12 pm California time.The show meets at the Pandora location on the second Sunday But will not meet in the summer.And at Cookie II on the fourth Sunday.  To keep up with the WIP meetings, join the Kitely group, Work in progress.We can go to your place if there is time.Next WIP meetingSunday Oct , 22, noon SLT (California) timeCookie II location (fourth Sunday of the month)HG address below: paste into the World Map next to Find. Click Find, TPgrid.kitely.com:8002:Cookie

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