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Learning Science in Informal Environments: People Places and Pursuits

Informal science is a burgeoning field that operates across a broad range of venues and envisages learning outcomes for... see more
Material Type: Open Textbook
Author: Andrew W. Shouse, Bruce Lewenstein, Michael A. Feder, Phillip Bell
Date Added: Apr 13, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 24, 2011
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A Three-Step Model for Designing Initial Second Life-Based Foreign Language Learning Activities MERLOT JOLT Author or Editor

Abstract: The use of three-dimensional virtual worlds such as Second Life (SL) to support foreign language learning and... see more
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
Author: John K. Burton, Feihong Wang, Jane Falls
Date Added: Jun 21, 2013 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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Enhancing the Acquistion of Research Skills in Online Doctoral Programs: The Ewing Model© MERLOT JOLT Author or Editor

Abstract: Failure to complete a dissertation or other required research project is a major factor contributing to doctoral... see more
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
Author: Jeffrey Alexander, Kathleen Mathieson, Joan Leafman, Helen Ewing
Date Added: May 21, 2013 Date Modified: Apr 01, 2015
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Mass Effect: A Chemical Engineering Application of Virtual Reality Simulator Technology MERLOT JOLT Author or Editor

Abstract: Advanced three-dimensional (3D) virtual reality (VR) technology similar to that used by the film and computer game... see more
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
Author: Damian Schofield
Date Added: May 22, 2013 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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Student as Avatar: A Study of Informational Preferences in a Virtual World Class MERLOT JOLT Author or Editor

Abstract: There is a growing interest among educators in exploring multi-user virtual environments (MUVEs) such as Second... see more
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
Author: Mark Mabrito
Date Added: Jun 04, 2013 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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Virtual World Retail Sales Training Demo

This short video clip demonstrates how virtual worlds can be used in sales training. In this case the retail salesperson... see more
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Author: Forterra Systems
Date Added: Feb 11, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 28, 2010
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Primary and Elementary Interactive Multi-Subject Website

Resource for primary and elementary teachers and students.  These numerous games and activties can be accessed on the... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Natasha Oliver
Date Added: Jul 10, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 28, 2013
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Learn Spanish Online Free

Spanish Learning On-line For Free
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Jun 16, 2009 Date Modified: Feb 28, 2014
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Creating virtual field trips

A downloadable guide to how to create virtual field trips using Google Earth. A hard copy may be purchased for $5.00.
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Author: Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center
Date Added: Apr 26, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 05, 2014
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Educational Uses of Second Life

This is a 7 minute video that discusses how Second Life can be used for educational purposes.
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Marissa Moody
Date Added: Feb 11, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 21, 2012
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