Author Archives: Ulani David

Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable March 16, 2010 Topic: The Reading Meeting for March, “Children’s Participation in a Virtual Epidemic in the Science Classroom: Making Connections to Natural Infectious Diseases.” by Special VWER Guest Nina Neulight/June Grantly Thanks to Kali for the photo. Join our VWER group at Flickr and add your own pictures! Links of …
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Transcript of the Virtual World Roundtable’s Visit to the New Zealand Grid, March 11, 2010 Thanks to Olivia Hotshot for our opening picture. Join our VWER group at Flickr and add your own! AJ Kelton: so – lets start out by saying who we are – since we’re using “real” names, some of us may …
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Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable March 9, 2010 Topic: Faculty Panel. Special Guests: Lee Carleton (U Richmond) (SL: Beeble Baxter ); Dan Holt (Lansing CC) (SL:Profdan Netizen); Paula Selvester (CSU Chico) (SL: Cotton Dover ) & her student Maximum Goldshark Thanks to Lolly for the photos. Join our VWER group at Flickr and add your own …
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Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable March 2, 2010 Topic: First-of-the-month interview. Guest: Sarah Robbins (Intellagirl Tully): intellagirl.com Special Note by Iggy: Other good links abound in the transcript that follows. Special thanks to Grinn and Lolly for the photos. Join our VWER group at Flickr and add your own pictures! We had a large number of …
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Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable February 23, 2010 Topic: Special interview with Jeff Young from The Chronicle of Higher Education Note by Iggy: The discussion in text chat was, at times, heated. The transcript has not been edited by me, beyond spell-checking and correcting wrong-word errors that participants indicated in chat to be corrected. Many thanks …
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Feb 18, 2010: Field trip to Reaction Grid

February 18th, 2010 | Posted by Ulani David in Transcripts - (0 Comments)

Thanks to Norma Underwood for providing this video and Olivia Hotshot for photos. Join our VWER group at Flickr and add your own pictures! Links of Note: http://grid.reactiongrid.com/userprofiles.aspx for searching for users http://reactiongrid.com/gridworx/hud/default.aspx for searching for sims Olivia Hotshot: Welcome everyone to Aether and Devonshire here on Reaction Grid. (Iggy’s Note: I’ve removed tags that …
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Transcript of Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: Feb. 16, 2010 Topic: Reading meeting! Links: “Promoting Reflection through Action Learning in a 3D Virtual World” by R.L. Sanders, L. McKeown. The article may be found at : http://bit.ly/amzSgs Margaret Michalski: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable meeting. Our meetings are made possible by …
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Transcript of Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: Feb. 9, 2010 Topic: Special Meeting with Dr. Barry Fishman, Associate Professor of Learning Technologies in the University of Michigan School of Education and School of Education and School of Information. Links of Interest or noted in transcript: Dr. Fishman’s Web Site at University of Michigan Quest Atlantis Virtual …
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Transcript of Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: Feb. 2, 2010 Topic: “Legal & Ethical Issues in Teaching in Virtual Environment” Special Guests: Hope Botterbusch (SL:Esparanza Freese) and Rosemary Talab (SL:Veronique Ansar) Jump to Esparanza Freese’s discussion of 9 general guidelines for teaching in virtual worlds Jump to Post Session Q&A with our presenters Thanks to AJ …
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Jan 26, 2010: “What We Want To Do ? “

January 26th, 2010 | Posted by Ulani David in Transcripts - (0 Comments)

 Transcript of Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: Jan. 19, 2010 Topic: “What Do We Want?” Needs Identified: Easier Scripting More than 25 groups/avatar & more flexibility in groups (subgroups etc.) Better performance on lower powered systems Interoperability with other virtual worlds Better media content in SL (working video capture for all OSes, document sharing, course-management …
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