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Belly Dancing in the Casablanca Club on EduNation
Jun 15, 2012
Carol Rainbow and Jens Kjaer Olsen aka Jens Nerido are now friends
Nov 29, 2011
Belma Gaukrodger [KiwiBelma] is attending Carol Rainbow's event
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Kiwi English - English Downunder at Starts in EduNation Welcome Centre

September 18, 2011 from 11am to 12pm
4am SLT | 11am GMTYour local time: http://tinyurl.com/6x8kgwpLocation : Welcome Area ABSTRACTThis session is a tour of the Koru and Kowhai sims in SL, which are owned by Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) in New Zealand. One of the parcels, 'NMIT Languages'…See More
Oct 21, 2011
Paul Preibisch commented on Carol Rainbow's blog post Virtual worlds: Jumping into the 21st century of language education
"Hi Carol, did u publsh this research yet?"
Oct 10, 2011
Graham Davies commented on Carol Rainbow's blog post Lyr Lobo: Artificial Intelligence and Language Bots
"I am still sceptical about AI and bots. I cannot help thinking back to that amusing episode in David Lodge's novel, Small World, where Robin Dempsey thinks he is chatting to a computer program called Eliza, and finally blows his cool when he…"
Oct 5, 2011
Lynne Hand commented on Carol Rainbow's blog post Lyr Lobo: Artificial Intelligence and Language Bots
"Interesting - I have a maid bot serving champagne.  My kind of bot.  :)   I would have loved to attend this session, but it's nice to be able to be able to see the recording.   When I think of bots, I now think of this…"
Oct 5, 2011
Carol Rainbow posted a blog post

Lyr Lobo: Artificial Intelligence and Language Bots

11am SLT - 6pm GMT The recording of this session can be found at http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p83epmv334k/ABSTRACTCome join us as we explore artificial intelligence in a virtual world and what it offers for SL Language attendees. This session is interactive and features a free chat bot and resources for use in Second Life.BIO:Lyr Lobo, also known as Dr. Cynthia Calongne is a Professor and Chair of Emerging Media at Colorado…See More
Oct 5, 2011
Carol Rainbow posted blog posts
Sep 29, 2011
Graham Davies commented on Carol Rainbow's event 'Chinese Island Tour'
"It was a great tour. I really enjoyed it and I was impressed by all the useful learning materials that you have created there."
Sep 19, 2011
Graham Davies is attending Carol Rainbow's event
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Chinese Island Tour at Starts in EduNation Welcome Centre

September 18, 2011 from 12pm to 1pm
5am SLT | 12pmYour local time: http://tinyurl.com/5thysz9Location: Welcome AreaStream http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/sl1In 2008 the Monash University Chinese Studies Program (Australia) established a…See More
Sep 19, 2011
Paul Preibisch commented on Carol Rainbow's event 'Meet Sloodle 2.0 and The Avatar Classroom - Exploring the new Shared Media Rezzer'
"Thanks everyone for attending!  It was a great to see everyone!"
Sep 19, 2011
yuna is attending Carol Rainbow's event

Interactive Fiction at EduNation

September 18, 2011 from 12pm to 1pm
5am SLT | 12pm GMTYour Local time: http://tinyurl.com/5thysz9Location: SKYBIOJoe Pereira (Creed Juran in SL) is an EFL teacher at the British Council in Porto, Portugal. He has been involved in research and practice in language learning and teaching in Second Life…See More
Sep 18, 2011
Halima Ozimova is attending Carol Rainbow's event
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Cypris Chat: 500+ active members from 40+ countries practicing English in a virtual world at Starts in EduNation Welcome Centre

September 18, 2011 from 11am to 12pm
4am SLT | 11am GMTYour local time: http://tinyurl.com/6x8kgwpLocation: Welcome Area then Cypris Chat The community of Cypris Chat strives to provide an educational yet fun and interesting environment for English learning and teaching in Second Life. Our members have the…See More
Sep 18, 2011
Debbie Corder commented on Carol Rainbow's event 'Chinese Island Tour'
"Really sorry to miss your session. I hope to be able to visit your island at some stage. Debbie"
Sep 18, 2011
Profile IconHalima Ozimova and Edith Paillat are attending Carol Rainbow's event
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EMOTING: Creative Storytelling at Edunation Welcome Area

September 18, 2011 from 10am to 11am
3am SLT | 10pm GMTYour Local Time: http://tinyurl.com/63qk5xfLocation: Welcome Area then TP to Sky SandboxStream: http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/sl2 EMOTING unleashes players' creative minds along with…See More
Sep 18, 2011
Profile IconHalima Ozimova, Lada and Stephanie Woessner are attending Carol Rainbow's event
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Second Life and development of intercultural communicative competence at EduNation WATER

September 18, 2011 from 10am to 11am
3am SLT | 10am GMTYour Local time: http://tinyurl.com/63qk5xfLocation : WaterStream  http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/sl1 ABSTRACT"The shift in language teaching to intercultural communicative…See More
Sep 18, 2011

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When did you first enter Second Life?
2007
What is your avatar's name?
carolrb Roux
Which is your favorite site in Second Life? (SLURL)
EduNation
Skype ID
carolrainbow
What is your professional background?
I am an ICT Curricular consultant for primary schools in Oxfordshire County Council, the manager the Oxfordshire ICT ECDL testing centre and an NVQ A1 Assessor. I spend most of my working life with teachers, helping them to use ICT to enhance teaching and learning :-)

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Lyr Lobo: Artificial Intelligence and Language Bots

11am SLT - 6pm GMT



 The recording of this session can be found at http://lancelot.adobeconnect.com/p83epmv334k/

ABSTRACT

Come join us as we explore artificial intelligence in a virtual world and what it offers for SL Language attendees. This session is interactive and features a free chat bot and resources for use in Second…

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Posted on October 5, 2011 at 9:38 — 3 Comments

University of Washington Mayan Island

Sat 17 Sept 2pm SLT/ 7pm GMT

ABSTRACT

UW's Mayan island was built by the 3rd class of UW's Virtual World Certified Course gathering 13 students from several subjects.

A jewel in beauty filled with the visual representation of the gems of the Mayan culture, know-how on astrology, information about their medical, agricultural and fishing expertise. Filled with quests, learning games, simulations, pathways of learning mindboggling not only in quantity but…

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Posted on September 29, 2011 at 20:16

Mexican Village Tour

Sat 17 Sept. Time: 11am SLT | 6pm  GMT

 

Join Calisto Encinal for a tour of his immersive, interactive Mexican village.  Created for first-year university students, the space provides a place for role-playing, class meetings and self-correcting activities.  Attendees will learn more about this exciting use of virtual worlds for language education and explore the potential of a rich environment for creating a truly interactive classroom.  



James T. Abraham [Calisto…

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Posted on September 29, 2011 at 20:15

Virtual worlds: Jumping into the 21st century of language education

Sunday 18th 5am SLT / 12PM GMT

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Virtual Worlds are an emerging technology in computer assisted learning. Due to the novelty of these new learning spaces, little research has been done on the use or the effects on students learning foreign languages. This research looks at how the…

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Posted on September 29, 2011 at 20:12 — 1 Comment

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At 9:27 on December 22, 2009, Gary Motteram said…
Hi Carol, welcome to our Ning, thanks for joining us. I look forward to your inputs over the coming months.
 
 
 

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