Monthly Archives: June 2011

Hybrid Reality Games Reframed

The following is a bibliography, abstract, selected quotes, and future readings from:   de Souza e Silva, A., & Delacruz, G. C. (2006). Hybrid Reality Games Reframed: Potential Uses in Educational Contexts. Games and Culture, 1(3), 231 – 251. doi:10.1177/1555412006290443 … Continue reading

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Multi-User Virtual Environments for Teaching and Learning

The following is a bibliography and selected quotes from:   Dieterle, E., & Clark, J. (2005). Multi-user virtual environments for teaching and learning. M. Pagani (Ed.), Encyclopedia of multimedia technology and networking (2nd ed.). Hershey, PA:: Idea Group, Inc.   … Continue reading

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Beyond the game

The following is a bibliography, abstract, and select quotes from:   Gerstein, J. (2009). Beyond the game: Quest Atlantis as an online learning experience for gifted elementary students. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2(1).   Abstract Quest Atlantis (QA) is … Continue reading

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Canadian border simulation at Loyalist College

The following is a bibliography, abstract, and a select quote from:   Hudson, K., & deGast-Kennedy, K. (2009). Canadian Border Simulation at Loyalist College. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2(1). Retrieved from https://journals.tdl.org/jvwr/article/view/374/449   Abstract The aim of this paper … Continue reading

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The future of (second) life and learning

The following is a bibliography and selected quotes from: Salmon, G. (2009). The future of (second) life and learning. British Journal of Educational Technology, 40(3), 526 – 538. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8535.2009.00967.x Abstract This paper highlights the potential of three-dimensional multi-user environments such … Continue reading

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Introduction: Pedagogy, Education and Innovation in Virtual Worlds

The following is a bibliography and select quote from: Jarmon, L., Lim, K. Y. T., & Carpenter, B. S. (2009). Introduction: Pedagogy, Education and Innovation in Virtual Worlds. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2(1). “In contrast to the blogs, essays, … Continue reading

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Virtual Worlds as educational experience

The following is a bibliography and quote from: Carpenter, B. S. (2009). Virtual Worlds as educational experience: Living and learning in interesting times. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 2(1). “Whether for the purposes of playing games, constructing simulations, or expanding … Continue reading

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