Monday, November 05, 2007

elearning07: The Educational Potential of Virtual Worlds

Sean Fitzgerald, The Educational Potential of Virtual Worlds
image by sridgway

Download the MP3 file (1 hr 20 Min 18.3 Mb)
Synopsis

NSW LearnScope 2007 two day showcase, Sydney NSW, 1 & 2 Nov 2007. Drawing together representatives from all 2007 Australian Flexible Learning Framework projects to share their outcomes and insights via a range of conversations and demonstrations.

Sean FitzGerald demonstrated the educational potential of virtual worlds using Second Life as an example. His presentation included a tour of jokaydia - a Second Life island set up by Jo Kay to support educators entering Second Life, the Elearning07 in-world showcase exhibits, and a tour of some of the other educational projects and environments inside the virtual world.


Links Relevant to the podcast:
NSW LearnScope

NSW LearnScope protopage event content aggregation

flickr images from the day

Second Life in Education wiki


jokaydia SLURL

elearning07 Twitter profile

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