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by Graham Mills
Mon Dec 24, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Worlds Support
Topic: Sculptie physics in imported OARs
Replies: 9
Views: 5558

Re: Sculptie physics in imported OARs

I'm a novice in such matters but you could make the sculptie phantom and mark the key boundaries with an invisiprim. Potentially a lot of work...
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Educational worlds
Replies: 1
Views: 1443

Educational worlds

There are many educators with regions on Kitely. Some of these worlds are private, i.e. access is limited to the class by group membership, but here are some that are currently accessible: Elon University iMedia Tour -- a student build of part of their RL campus: http://www.kitely.com/virtualworld/T...
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Kitely Educators Group
Replies: 6
Views: 2986

Kitely Educators Group

Yes, there is one (and that's its name). It's free to join and a great way to network with other educators!

What else should it do?
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:35 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Educational supplies
Replies: 4
Views: 4060

Educational supplies

This list is rather out-of-date. Acquiring content At the moment Kitely is not Hypergrid-enabled and does not support IAR (Inventory Archive) files so the most common ways to acquire content are as follows: use a viewer that supports object archiving and importing, e.g. Imprudence, Angstrom (HPA fo...
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:33 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Educational strategies
Replies: 4
Views: 2947

Re: Educational strategies

I'm not sure how successful it was but this year I got students to build-out a tower-based poster gallery to accompany an open access book. Each group of three students had a chapter to update and extend. Each group had a level in the tower and each student a sector within a level that was their res...
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:31 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Educational strategies
Replies: 4
Views: 2947

Educational strategies

How do you use (or want to use) virtual worlds for education? Do you have lesson plans or strategies to share or critique, issues encountered and overcome, tips to pass on? Please post them here. If you want to connect with a wider body of OpenSim educators, consider joining http://list.opensim-edu....
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:29 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Education-related events
Replies: 7
Views: 3351

Metaverse Cultural Series

Fleep Tuque just announced a series of events which may include presentations or performances: http://www.avacon.org/blog/2012/12/avac ... es-2013-2/
by Graham Mills
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: Education
Topic: Education-related events
Replies: 7
Views: 3351

Education-related events

This topic is for events relevant to educators.