Access Ability And Second Life

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Presenation for EdTech course through Boise State U: Teaching and Learning in Second Life LV Lustre

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Access Ability And Second Life

  1. 1. Access-Ability in Second Life Week 7 Edtech 597 Lorraine Storry Mockford SL: LoriVonne Lustre
  2. 2. Defining Access-Ability <ul><li>Disability and Second Life </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Types of disabilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Access </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Re-presentation of self </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To be or not to be – disabled </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Learning environment legislation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human rights issues </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Food for thought <ul><li>What are the supports and services within Second Life that we should be aware of in meeting the needs of learners with disabilities? </li></ul><ul><li>Do principles of universal design apply in SL, and if so should the website design or built environment principles be followed? </li></ul><ul><li>Where might we refer a learner for an assistive technology assessment to use SL? </li></ul><ul><li>Are there support groups and agencies active in SL for information and referral? </li></ul><ul><li>How are persons with disabilities using SL? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Gimp Girl – grand opening
  5. 5. Healthinfo Island display
  6. 6. American Cancer Society talks
  7. 7. Ouchies!!
  8. 8. Community College Resource Center discussion group
  9. 9. Healing Hands Hospice
  10. 10. Don’t forget to SEARCH <ul><li>Groups by disability type </li></ul><ul><li>Events > charity / support groups </li></ul><ul><li>Events > discussion </li></ul><ul><li>Events > education </li></ul>

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