Virtual world benefits through real world solutions
WRONG – clothing for avatars
Tools for Second Life users
Organisations from the real world
University of Edinburgh
Imperial College London, Faculty of Medicine
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Role play in Roma
Problem solving activity as part of SL Induction workshop
Running a business – use the SL economy
Abyss Museum of Ocean Science
Lectures without travelling?
Public Works Island
Sailing – use the physics engine
Flying and skydiving
...mmm – next time maybe a parachute?
SOME KEY POINTS
Interest and engagement
Use the students?
Classrooms and slideshows
Firewalls – be kind to ICT Services!
Create an account and get your own avatar
Talk to people
Join interest groups
Join the SLED list and JISC virtual worlds list
Start off with some field trips
Pauline Randall (Liz Ferlinghetti in Second Life) Second Life Solution Provider Second Life Developer E-learning Consultant www.virtual-e.co.uk [email_address] virtual-e Island in Second Life http://slurl.com/secondlife/virtual%20e/130/127/24 Virtual world benefits through real world solutions
Places to visit in Second Life and some useful websites
Business Communicators of Second Life - http://freshtakes.typepad.com/sl_communicators/
Companies in Second Life - http://slbusinesscommunicators.pbwiki.com/Companies+in+Second+Life