2018 EDU: PEOPLE: Virtial worlds best practices in education: VWBPE 2018: Early exhibits: Plan on it

Virtual worlds best practices in education: VWBPE 2018:  Early exhibits: Plan on itPhotos of and information on some of the early exhibits at VWBPE.  Published early for those who want to plan early.  A more complete version will be published later.VWBPE 2018Calendar:  Events start Mar. 4, extend through March into AprilAll events are freePreopening events: March 4, 10, 11.Postclosing events?  Well, it does not really close. Check the calendar.Rockcliffe impact, the first 10 years: the public impactThe Always Educational Conference. For always education communitiesConferences, the web-world version********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingVWBPE Calendar: Events start Mar. 4,  extend through March into April.IMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Selby’s YouTube Channel-Search this blog with the search bar, upper left.OSCC 2017 PresentationsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Virtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid DestinationsHypergrid-related articles in this blog******************************************************************************************Locations and Exhibits: My picksVWBPE 2018 exhibit map31 – METAGAME: Ready Player One Meets Snowcrash   TBD32 – CybaLounge – A Browser Based Virtual World Platform CybaloungeMETAVERSE SCHOOLREAL LEARNING IN VIRTUAL WORLDSCybaLOUNGE is a user-built 3D virtual world running in a browserYou get a free world when you register at CybaloungeHow to start building in Cybalounge, a roadmap for beginners Cybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestions33 – Ghostraven Professional Attire Ghostraven Professional AttireThis cozy shop includes free clothing for women and men, as well as notecards and posters describing how to tailor your avatar appearance to look like the professional you are. Ghostraven Professional Attire (GPA) focuses on modest system and prim clothing for the classic Second Life human avatar. We can help you match your avatar self with the image you wish to convey.34 – AvaCon: Digital media lessons learned and sharedAvaCon36 – Ballet Pixelle – Dance for and by EveryoneBallet PixelleProductions of the BALLET PIXELLE®Phylogeny. March 31 at VWBPE, April at QuatBALLET PIXELLE® PRESENTS “THE NUT” DecemberBALLET PIXELLE® opens “BALLET BURLESQUE”BALLET PIXELLE® PREMIERES “RHAPSODY IN RED”Ballet Pixelle on the Dar and Carter TV showBALLET PIXELLE® PREMIERES “EN PASSANT”BALLET PIXELLE® PRESENTS “COULEURS DE LA DANSE”41 – International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)ISTEISTE”We help educators around the world use technology to solve tough problems in education.”42 Virtual PioneersVirtual PioneersVirtual Pioneers43 – Rockcliffe University LibraryRUC LibraryRockcliffe University Consortium on Avacon grid: Central library, digital smartsWeb report: Educator Edition: Virtual Libraries. digital smarts February edition44 – Virtual Education JournalVirtual Education JournalThe Virtual Education Journal (VEJ) publishes articles from educators K-16 in a variety of online and virtual environments. It serves as a resource of best practices being used across the metaverse. Most importantly, VEJ captures the relevant and authentic learning and work of educators in these virtual worlds and highlights, documents, captures, and achieves their work like digital anthropologists and digital ethnographers.Visit the VEJ HQ in Second Life: https://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/EduIsland%209/17/46/2245 – Community Virtual Library  TBD46 – San Jose State University’s iSchool VCARA Island  TBD54 – MySchool3D A 3D Virtual School in a Web Browser  MySchool3D–Looking for teachers3DWebWorldzMySchool3DA2Z informal meeting on the web. A social feature of web-worldsAn informal conversation on the web.  That’s one of the things web-worlds can offer.We did not have to register, though some of us did. I am registered and have my picture showing on my avatar. A2Z Walkin website .I am talking with Evie, the developer, and Bill Blight, a grid owner in OpenSim.We discuss the new features recently added to this web-place. Meeting rooms are also offered with support from Apache for meetings55 – Virginia Society for Technology in Education (VSTE) Virtual Environment Professional Learning Network (VE PLN)  TBD*************************************Locations and Sponsors21 Virtual Outworlding – Platinum SponsorVirtual outworldingVirtual outworlding22 Rockcliffe University Consortium – Bronze SponsorRockcliffe University Consortium23 University of New Mexico – Silver Sponsor University of New MexicoUniversity of New Mexico24 Virtual Ability, Inc. – Silver Sponsor Virtual AbilityClick image to enlargeVirtual Ability, Inc.25 Agile Dimensions – Bronze Sponsor  TBD26 Ageless Mind Project – Bronze Sponsor  Ageless Mind Project Past VWBPE conferences20169th Annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education 2016 poster sessions (1)9th Annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education 2016 poster sessions (2)2015VWBPE15 Conference, Summary, current and years pastVWBPE Posters, 2015 Not your father’s flat posters. Builds in 3DVWBPE 2014VWBPE Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education (VWBPE) Conference:2014VWBPE  2013VWBPE: Poster sessions 1. Wed., 7/24 to Sat. 7/27Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education (VWBPE) Call for proposalsAug 1. 2013 What did you learn at VWBPE?VWBPE 2012EDU: VWBPE Sponsors and Posters (5+summary)Afganistan Museum. VWBPE poster sessions, sampleSENIOR PROJECT. VWBPE poster sessions, sampleSponsors and Posters at VWBPEVWBPE Posters and Sponsors (2)Posters and sponsors at VWBPE (3)VWBPE  2011 VWBPE — Time MachineCareer academy–VWBPE 2011 Machinima StreamVWBPE Education Water CycleVWBPE VWBPE 2011: Training in a virtual labVideo Archives2013 VWBPE Conference RecordingsYouTube PlaylistsRockcliffe Research: Environmental Sustainability. Invited Post by Kevin FeenanRockcliffe University Consortium to seek funds for IACET accreditation to offer CEUs in Instructional DesignVirtual Worlds: Professional Education and Library Resources. SummaryRockcliffe University Calendar9th Annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education 2016 poster sessions (2)VWBPE Sponsors and Posters (4)Groups for virtual worlds in FacebookVWBPE A gathering of communities. A celebration of creativityEducation communities in virtual worlds expand into social mediaEducation in Virtual Worlds. Summary-2016 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2015 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2014 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2013 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2012 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2011 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2010 VWBPE Conference Proceedings2014 VWBPE Conference ProceedingsUsing Virtual Worlds and Gamification to Enhance LearningOpenSimulator’s Role in the Future of Virtual Worlds Research and EducationThe Freedom Project: How Artistic Expression Transcends Real Life ChallengesTheme of Creativity within Immersive Teaching ExperienceBuilding a Community of Inquiry in a Virtual College Course Creating an Entertaining Learning Environment: Game-like Environment in Virtual World for EducationLiteracy game: The Mythical World of HīnātoreParadigm Shift: Bringing the Library to the Students Virtually*********************************************************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.*********************************If you are interested in web-worlds…Drop by my web office:  Cybalounge.My office times:  Weekdays: 12:-12:30 Central time  (US) Mondays we focus on learning/library/museums.Fridays we may focus on grants, contracts, business and web-worlds.Don’t register —

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