Teaching and Learning Experiences in a User-Created Virtual World

Thursday, October 25 | 12:45PM–1:35PM | Metropolitan B, 3rd Floor (Sheraton Hotel)
Session Type: Professional Development
Second Life is a user-created virtual world simultaneously played by thousands of people around the world. In this session, we'll share our experiences of teaching in Second Life. Using the interaction combinations integration model we developed as a framework, we will describe our projects, outcomes, and recommendations.


  • Dave Antonacci

    Chief Information Officer (Retired), The University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Stephanie Gerald

    E-Learning Administrator, Emporia State University
  • Randolph Hollingsworth

    Assistant Provost, Undergraduate Education, University of Kentucky
  • Ed Lamoureux

    Professor, Department of Interactive Media & Department of Communication, Bradley University
  • Nick Noakes

    Director, Center for Education Innovation, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
  • David Thomas

    Executive Director for Online Programs, University of Denver

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