The Metaverse Is Not a Place: It’s a communications medium. [O’Reilly]

The Metaverse Is Not a Place — from oreilly.com by Tim O’Reilly It’s a communications medium. Excerpt: Foundations of the metaverse You can continue this […]

Is the use of virtual instructors going to be used to fill any lasting vacancies within K12? [Christian]

From DSC: Is the use of virtual instructors going to be used more to fill vacancies within K12? Hmmm…time will tell.  By the way, I […]

Slido Lesson Plan [Smith Budhai]

Slido Lesson Plan — from techlearning.com by Stephanie Smith Budhai, Ph.D. This Slido Lesson Plan is designed to help educators implement the digital tool into […]

“Opportunities for Education in the Metaverse” [Downes] + “What Should Higher Ed in the Metaverse Look Like?” [Schaefer]

Opportunities for Education in the Metaverse — from downes.ca by Stephen Downes Excerpt: This short presentation introduces major elements of the metaverse, outlines some applications […]

The idea of someone’s “presence” continues to get stronger, more realistic online/digitally. How might this impact our future learning ecosystems? [Christian]

From DSC: The posting below (out at vrscout.com) made me reflect that the idea of someone’s presence continues to get stronger and more realistic in […]

The Digital versus Brick-and-Mortar Balancing Game [educause.edu]

The Digital versus Brick-and-Mortar Balancing Game — from educause.edu Excerpt: The blended campus required after two years of upheaval calls for out-of-the box thinking about […]

We need to use more tools — that go beyond screen sharing — where we can collaborate regardless of where we’re at. [Christian]

From DSC: Seeing the functionality in Freehand — it makes me once again think that we need to use more tools where faculty/staff/students can collaborate […]

Revisiting Camera Use in Live Remote Teaching: Considerations for Learning and Equity [Turner]

Revisiting Camera Use in Live Remote Teaching: Considerations for Learning and Equity — from er.educause.edu by Patricia Turner Excerpts: Given the need to balance equity […]

Questions that provoke critical thinking

<blockquote class=”twitter-tweet”><p lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>Questions that provoke critical thinking: <a href=”https://t.co/AgSkJbOXO7″>https://t.co/AgSkJbOXO7</a> <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/instructionaldesign?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#instructionaldesign</a> <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/instructionaldesigners?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#instructionaldesigners</a></p>&mdash; Instructional Design Lady (@instructlady) <a href=”https://twitter.com/instructlady/status/1504664266661679104?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>March 18, 2022</a></blockquote> <script async src=”https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js” […]

How Art Class Became a Rare Bright Spot for Students and Families During the Pandemic [Lempres ]

How Art Class Became a Rare Bright Spot for Students and Families During the Pandemic — from edsurge.com by Daniel Lempres Excerpt: When schools went […]

How I use Minecraft to help kids with autism [Duncan]

How I use Minecraft to help kids with autism — from ted.com by Stuart Duncan; with thanks to Dr. Kate Christian for this resource Description: […]

Episode 204 Trends for January 28-February 11, 2022: Metaverse, XR, & VR, Hardware & Software, Online & Remote Teaching and Learning, and the Teaching Profession in General

We discuss the trends and issues we observed during the weeks that included January 28-February 11, 2022 as we flipped resources into our Flipboard magazine. We had […]

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