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Winter Skating Party--come one and all! Friday, December 20th!!!!

Christmas Party on EduNation Friday, 20 Dec 2013, 8:30pm GMT / 12:30pm PDTSkate!  Cross-country ski!  Eoast marshmallows! Sled!AND try our brand new addition to the mega-skate scene--a huge downhill ski area!!! Come join us for a Christmas party on EduNation with DJ Mick Stanton `*°.¸¸..°*´ `*°.¸¸..°*´ `*°.¸¸..°*´…See More
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susanna nocchi posted a status
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susanna nocchi commented on Randall Sadler's blog post Ice Skating Party on EduNation!! Join us!
"whoops ... wrong year?"
Dec 1, 2013
susanna nocchi commented on Randall Sadler's blog post Ice Skating Party on EduNation!! Join us!
"Will do my best to be there!"
Dec 1, 2013
susanna nocchi posted a blog post

Hello virtual friends!For those of you who are in the greater New York area, I am pasting information from the SL Educators mailing list "A new Meetup Group has been set up in the greater New York a…

Hello virtual friends!For those of you who are in the greater New York area, I am pasting information from theSL Educators mailing list"A new Meetup Group has been set up in the greater New York area tor educators interested in the use of virtual worlds for educational purposes, especially for ESL/Foreign Language education.  For more information connect to the group at:…See More
Nov 17, 2013
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Teresa MacKinnon posted a video

telecollab final from Teresa MacKinnon on Vimeo.

telecollab final

The changing context for language teaching.
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Teresa MacKinnon is now a member of EUROCALL/CALICO SIGs
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VW SIG

The EUROCALL/CALICO Virtual Worlds Special Interest Group aims to explore the possibilities of language learning and teaching in virtual worlds such as Second Life. Our new headquarters in Second Life is located here on EduNation III Island : http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/EduNation%20III/74/199/31This Ning is managed by Graham Davies (Groovy…See More
Sep 29, 2013
susanna nocchi commented on Randall Sadler's blog post Suggestions for the SIG Ning!
"Hello Randall  ... I know ... it's been some time since your post and Ana's comment. Well, we are finally moving (slowly but surely) :) I'm going to send around the minutes of our VW SIG annual meeting that took place at EuroCALL…"
Sep 21, 2013
Shamblesguru posted a blog post

Using Second Life for Professional Development #SETSIG

Using Second Life for Professional Development #SETSIGSee More
May 29, 2013
Peggy Hartwick is now a member of EUROCALL/CALICO SIGs
May 24, 2013
David Allen Gann commented on Randall Sadler's blog post Suggestions for the SIG Ning!
"Hi Randall. Thanks for taking care of all this and especially for the pitching in part!"
Feb 25, 2013
Maria Iosifina posted a discussion

Research in SL

Hello all,I am an English teacher in Cyprus and I would like to do an online research in classes going online in SL (PhD study). Are you aware of any?  The fact is that SL is not used at all in Cyprus; that's why I seek to do research field in SL.Kind Regards,Marie.See More
Feb 20, 2013
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About the Virtual Worlds SIG

The EUROCALL/CALICO Virtual Worlds Special Interest Group aims to explore the possibilities of language learning and teaching in virtual worlds such as
Second Life. Our new headquarters in Second Life is located here on EduNation III Island :
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/EduNation%20III/74/199/31

This Ning is managed by Randall Sadler (Randall Renoir).

See also the EduNation Islands wiki at:
http://edunation-islands.wikispaces.com

If you are new to Second Life see the ICT4LT website, Section 14.2.1, Module 1.5.

You may also be interested in this EUROCALL Ning:
EUROCALL Teacher Education SIG: http://eurocallteachereducation.ning.com

Blog Posts

Winter Skating Party--come one and all! Friday, December 20th!!!!

Christmas Party on EduNation

Friday, 20 Dec 2013, 8:30pm GMT / 12:30pm PDT

Skate!  Cross-country ski!  Eoast marshmallows! Sled!

AND try our brand new addition to the mega-skate scene--a huge downhill ski area!!!



Come join us for a Christmas party on EduNation

with DJ Mick Stanton



`*°.¸¸..°*´ `*°.¸¸..°*´ `*°.¸¸..°*´

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¸..°*´☄ EDUNATION `*°.¸☄

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Posted by Randall Sadler on December 19, 2013 at 3:02pm

Hello virtual friends!For those of you who are in the greater New York area, I am pasting information from the SL Educators mailing list "A new Meetup Group has been set up in the greater New York a…

Hello virtual friends!

For those of you who are in the greater New York area, I am pasting information from the

SL Educators mailing list

"A new Meetup Group has been set up in the greater New York area tor educators interested in the use of virtual worlds for educational purposes, especially for ESL/Foreign Language education.  For more information connect to the group at: http://www.meetup.com/Virtual-Worlds-for-Real-World-Languages/



The plan is for the group to meet soon in a virtual setting but the initial organization will take place in New York on December 6th.



The group is eager to include participants from anywhere.  If you have a special interest in VWs for foreign language or ESL teaching, please check out the blog site:  …

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Posted by susanna nocchi on November 17, 2013 at 5:05am

Disability and Virtual Worlds


I am passing on information on this presentation that is going to take place today. 

I hope it's not too late :(

Disability and Virtual Worlds: New Frontiers of Appropriation
PRESENTERS: Tom Boellstorff, Donna Davis, Gentle Heron (panel at AoIR)
SATURDAY October 26, 9:30-11:10 am SLT
Sojourner Auditorium, Virtual Ability Island

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Virtual%20Ability/54/170/23

Posted by susanna nocchi on October 26, 2013 at 9:28am

ICT conference in Florence

Dear all,

one interesting conference that takes place in Florence every year.

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

International Conference ICT for Language Learning

6th Edition

Florence, Italy

14 – 15 November 2013



we would like to inform you about the 6th edition of the International Conference ICT for Language Learning which will take place in Florence, (Italy) on 14 – 15 November 2013.

The objective of the conference is to promote the sharing of good practice and transnational cooperation in the field of the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to Language…

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Posted by susanna nocchi on October 26, 2013 at 9:23am

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Research in SL

Hello all,I am an English teacher in Cyprus and I would like to do an online research in classes going online in SL (PhD study). Are you aware of any?  The fact is that SL is not used at all in…Continue

Started by Maria Iosifina in Sample Title Feb 20, 2013.

Identity construction 1 Reply

Hi everyone. I hope everyone is having a great semester. I was wondering if anyone has done some work in identity construction in SL? I have come across some info but mainly anecdotal. Can anyone…Continue

Started by Stella Hadjistassou in Sample Title. Last reply by susanna nocchi Apr 3, 2012.

A Guide for First-Time Second Life Teachers 8 Replies

The Journal of Distance Education recently published a highly comprehensive article titled "Creating a Virtual World Mindset: A Guide for First Time Second Life Teachers" by Sharon Stroeger.I would…Continue

Tags: guide, Journal, article

Started by Bernadette Rego in Sample Title. Last reply by susanna nocchi Apr 3, 2012.

wikis

Dear all:As I have ,at last, been allowed to work on Wikis for my dissertation and am now working on it, i would be grateful for any comments, help or material related.Waiting for dear friends' to…Continue

Started by s. dariush Ahmadi in Sample Title Feb 7, 2012.

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