Teaching with Second Life

Orlando, John
February 2010
Online Classroom;Feb2010, p1
The article focuses on teachers at Second Life virtual community and the immersive technology employed in fostering collaboration inside and outside the classroom. One course in Second Life is "CyberOne: Law in the Court of Public Opinion" where lectures in a virtual lecture room is broadcast live. The Art and Design class enables students to put an art show in a gallery and receive feedback from the public. Another class allows the students to manage a planetarium and create astronomy displays.


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