2018 EDU: Empire State College (ESC) Virtual Residency (applied practice)

Empire State College (ESC) MALET program Virtual Residency (applied practice)A report in pictures of instructional activities in a virtual world.  See how we can provide onlne instruction in the new century.We attend a lecture in KitelyClick to enlargeThis group looks way too relaxed.To relax in school, you have to know your stuff.SUNY Empire State College (ESC)MALET Program:  Master of Arts in Learning and Emerging Technologies.Residency is a term taken from medical education.All the MALET courses are online, so much coursework is done alone.The residency program lets students connect with peers in MALETAnd perhaps develop collaborative activities********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingHYPERGRIDABLE grids open 24/7: Interactive spreadsheet for Hypergridders.Events on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsHypergrid DestinationsIMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emVORTEX VISIONS: Keepers of the Stone Paperback by Yvonne M DeBandiSelby’s daily events and news collection: Virtual worlds are real Comedy Videos from the virtual worldsWeb-world videosMetaverse places and activitiesInstitute for New ParadigmsList of Social VR/Virtual Worlds by Ryan SchultzSearch this blog with the search bar, upper left.Hypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D WEBSITES A2Z3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Web-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryVirtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid-related articles in this blog*****************************************************************************************Schedule9:00 AM – tech preparation / faculty introductions9:30 – 10:30 AM: The Virtual to Augmented Reality Continuum – Eileen O’Connor, Ph.D. Break; move to Empire Learning Design in Kitely; you will be given directions11 – 12:00 : VR Worldbuilding – Nicola Allain, Ph.D. Break  1 – 1:30 PM: Arts & Media in Virtual Worlds – Nicola Allain 1:30 – 2:00 PM:  STEM group activity – Eileen O’Connor2:00 – 3:00 PM:   Game Design and Unity Game Engine – Mark Lewis”Slide” presentationNo slides are really needed, but we can make something a slide presentation.Sometimes we put a transparent prim in front of the screen.That lets the audience click to focus on the screenWithout affecting the presenter prim.Click image to enlargeIn a virtual world, we can easily zoom in on the screenThe group gathers at a bridgeThis walking tour was about the architecture and landscaping of the place.Note the building across the bridgeRecognize the style?  This works as an auditoriumThe walking tour crosses another bridgeThey shall run and not be weary.We explore a houseWe hear how this place was builtThis could be a model of some important real-world place. Then the talk could be about the real place.*********************************************************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.*********************************Drop by my web office Weekdays: 12:-12:30 Central time  (US)Cybalounge, entry place/We can also visit 3DWebWorldz, a professionally-built world. Mondays we focus on learning/library/museums.Tuesdays we focus on writing and I will also be in 3DWebWorldz.Wednesdays we focus on promoting your project, using this blog.Fridays we may focus on grants, contracts, business, and web-worlds.Don’t register — enter as guest.  If you see no one, click the pointed push-pin (bottom line) to find me.Look on the Public tab for places that have people in themI am Thinkerer Melville in Second Life, Selby Evans in KitelyWeb-worlds, 3D virtual worlds running in a browser. SummaryWeb-worlds are small and run in a browser with nothing else to install.The Metaverse Coming to a Web Page Near you!Funding for educationGetEdFundingOptimize Your GetEdFunding Grant SearchEDUCAUSESell Courses Online – Turn Your Expertise Into Cash: MoocLabMoocLabVideos from virtual worldsSelby’s YouTube ChannelFree video resources for virtual worldsSimple video editing with Shotcut, for virtual worldersConvenient video capture in Windows 10–any windowArticles about videos from virtual worldsNews and NotesCommunities in the virtual worldsOpensimworld. Destination guide for the Hypergrid   Best metaverse communitiesCommunities virtual worlds G+G+ community: Hypergrid SafariRadio 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?Articles in this blogAbout educationSailing in virtual worldsAbout VideosSights of the virtual worldsPeople of the virtual worldsAbout business-For more, follow Selby Evans in Google+Annotated screenshots made with JingSecond Life, Linden, SLurl, and SL are trademarks of Linden Research Inc. This blog is not affiliated with anything.   Ads are from Google.Selby Evans in Kitely, Thinkerer Melville in Second LifeLauren is funny*****************************

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