Here are links and a copy of the slides from the presentation:
Incorrectly Predicting the Future of the iPhone
Medical Related Edheads
Games for Health
ThinkingWorlds Simulation development software.
Fraud Scene Investigator Game
West Point Bridge Builder Game
Questions and Answers about Video Games in the Classroom.
Discussion of some of the key value of games for learning.
An entry called It's All Fun and Games...And Then Students Learn
Play Games, Become an Engineer
Here is a link for using Games, Gadgets and Gizmos for Learning with examples of some interesting game.
Learning Spanish in 3D
Learning as a Process
Here is a blog entry about "Learning as a process"
Here are some statistics about Web 2.0 and Social Media in a post called Random Web 2.0 Statistics.
Here are some ideas for selling social media for learning.
Here is a link to the Facebook page of Learning in 3D.
Here is a link to a post describing how many different organizations are using Wikis to foster collaboration and learning called Pedia Palooza (ok, maybe not the best name for a post)
Alternatives to Second Life
A Few More Alternatives to Second Life
Applying ADDIE to 3D Worlds
Questions about Second Life
Virtual Worlds Worth Billions in the New Year
Save Yourself Time and Money--Before Implementing a Virtual World, Do an Analysis
Recent Second Life Happenings: Going Corporate
Resources for Researching Virtual Worlds
Examples of Using Virtual 3D Spaces for Learning
Video comparing 2D and 3D environments for learning.
Web site for the book Learning in 3D.
If you would like to purchase the book, you can receive a 20% discount directly from the publisher. Go to the publisher's web site for Learning in 3D and then go to the Shopping Cart and type in the code L3D1.
You can read Chapter One of the book to get a sense of what the book is about.
Become a fan on Learning in 3D's Facebook Page.
If you'd like to check out the 3D learning archetypes for yourself, go to Download a Trial Version of ProtonSphere and, once inside, go to the menu item on the top bar on the window called Locations and then select Learning Archetypes and you will be transported to a space where you can check out the learning archetypes in the book. It is a great opportunity to you to check out a "corporate" virtual world and to try out some of the learning archetypes first hand. Take some time and go visit, it is well worth the trip.
Ingredients of a Big Mac
Sprint Now Network Commercial with Flava Flav
What is one thing you can do to incorporate effective technology into organizational learning?
What is one technique you can borrow from another industry to add to your toolkit?
Name one thing you will do differently as a result of this presentation?
Jump In-Action Items:
So here is a little homework.
1) Comment on a blog.
2) Send a Tweet.
3) Dis-assemble your favorite training course and think of breaking into small 15 minute chunks
4) Start your class with the culminating activity.
*Ken also went out to dinner with us but I forgot to take a picture at dinner:(
Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets
Recommended Games and Gadgets