FRIDAY, 28 September 2012 – 10pm GMT | 3pm SL | 6am TYO (Sat)
Recording (36min): http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p6g7stprni2/
Virtual World Teaching Tools
View a machinima on useful educational tools to build into your home base in a virtual world to make it a great place for meeting students. Then walk through the environment in the machinima to try out the tools, play a few games, and collect freebies soon to be sold by Educator’s Paradise in the SL marketplace.
Bio Barbara McQueen [Barbara Novelli]
Decades of mentoring fellow teachers one-on-one, through in-services, as an ESL teacher trainer for Oxford Seminars, and as a conference presenter for TESOL and the VWBPE. Currently developing and delivering online ESL courses that make use of situational role-playing, games, mysteries, machinimas, and special events. Winner of multiple machinima awards, most notably the MachinEVO award for Best Second Life Animation and the ISTE Awards for Best Film by College Students and Best Acting. For examples, go to:http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL02C042E023737F19&feature=mh_lolz .