Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike McKay / Professor Merryman Nov 19, 2011.
Nice to meet you! I received an email about this conference, on the last day of the deadline, and thought, "jeez, where have I been?" I am definitely interested in global education. I help English…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Verena Roberts Nov 10, 2011.
Your Name and Title: Cypris Chat - Virtual World English Learning Community in Second Life School or Organization Name: Mukogawa Women's UniversityCo-Presenter Name(s): noneArea of the World from…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Mirtschin Oct 31, 2011.
Cypris Chat - Virtual World Language Learning in Second Life.
Link to my presentation slides on Slideshare.net http://www.slideshare.net/ProfessorMerryman/2011-global-ed-conference-cypris-chat
Posted on November 17, 2011 at 1:30am
I made a web page for my 2011 Global Education presentation tomorrow:http://tinyurl.com/7zjanmt The conference is starting TODAY! My presentation will be tomorrow, Tuesday, the 15th. Here is a link to the the Blackboard Collaborate room the presentation will be in: CLICK HERE This is a special presentation for…Continue
Posted on November 14, 2011 at 6:10am
Facebook is a flat 2D text based pen-pal like online social networking website. We can send messages back and forth and keep in touch. But we can't have voice conversations easily because the premise of the site is set around text. If we truly want to get "connected" we need a visual representation with spatial proximity to "feel" as if we are truly connecting. Virtual worlds such as Second Life (http://secondlife.com) allow a person to create an…
Posted on November 8, 2011 at 10:17pm