“ Second Life” Exploring Virtual Worlds for Social Work Education Dr. Bob Vernon, Indiana University School of Social Work Dr. Darlene Lynch, Ball State University Department of Social Work Dr. Paul Freddolino, Michigan State University School of Social Work Dr. Lorrie Greenhouse Gardella, St. Joseph College Ms. Susan Tenby, TechSoup.org Contact: http:// hsmedia .biz
Chat/Typing IM Voice Languages Groups Meetings You can record everything through copying and pasting text, taking pictures, and making movies…
Potentials for SW Education Diversity HBSE Justice and Risk Values and Ethics Policy and Services Research Field and Training Practice There are potentials for all of the eight EPAS curriculum areas!
Implications so far… “ How ya goina keep ‘em down on the farm…” Adaptable to multiple teaching agendas micro-macro, generalist or concentrations, training, (?) field Practice diversity local-global-virtua l Access issues connection, hardware, ADA Liability & risk uncharted territory The university local-global-virtua l