"Here at Umeå university we are just experimenting on a course for teacher studentes. The students will be discussion gender issues and participate on an experiment. We are looking for English speaking partners who can come and visit the class.…"
"Just tell them "Resistance is futile."
If you need someone to be rowdy please let me know, I can be very disruptive, as for sex education - sorry - I'm British, the nearest we got to sex education was how to put a condom…"
"One project that I've got in mind, but not started yet is to use SL as an environment for letting teacher trainees practise sex education. In the near future, all teachers in Sweden are going to have to be able to teach 'sex och…"
"Hmmm - Quote "I'm not sure that SL would be a very easy environment for general teacher training - too many potential distractions."
Then how can we defend language training in SL? ROFL - No offence, but I nearly…"
September 16, 2011 at 6pm to September 18, 2011 at 12pm
5th SLanguages Annual Symposium******************************* 16-18 September 2011 Friday to Sunday #slang11 The 5th SLanguages Annual Symposium is a FREE annual conference which focuses on language learning in a virtual world(s) founded by Gavin Dudeney of The Consultants-E. Today it is organised by a team of volunteers. The featured theme of this year’s 3-day online conference is 'Serious games' and 'Situated Learning'. It hosts…See More
"The only training that I do in SL is training teachers in the basics of how to use the Viewer. I have done this face-to-face in workshops at the last three EUROCALL conferences (2008, 2009 and 2010), and I'll be running another workshop at…"
No, I haven't - I have only been involved in things specific to SL. I'm not sure that SL would be a very easy environment for general teacher training - too many potential distractions. As far as SL stuff is concerned, it…"
This group brings together the members of the existing SL Experiments with teachers from the AVALON project to form a new partnership of teachers interested in working in Second Life and other virtual worlds. All are welcome.