3D virtual environments for your Interactive whiteboard
The Edusim is a 3D interactive virtual educational environment built on open source Croquet. The Edusim on an interactive whiteboard surface is an extremely powerful way to engage your students by bringing a 3D immersive environment that allows the direct manipulation of the 3D virtual learning objects directly from the board. The Edusim is extendable allowing multiple classrooms to connect their boards for interactive learning session!
Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: October 30, 2007
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 31, 2011
Submitter: Rich White
Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure
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Discussion for 3D virtual environments for your Interactive whiteboard
6 years ago
Jason Vickers (Student)
This seems like a very interesting concept for use with interactive whiteboards. The idea of linking the interactive whiteboards together opens a host of cooperative activities possible.
There are some technical issues with freezing, but it is overall a good system.