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SITE CITY LIMITS

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012
  SITE CITY LIMITS sign EDUPunxers have been working hard and working in collaboration with the SITE Second Life Task Force.  For the past two months, we have been building and planning events for the virtual portion of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education conference. For the very first time, SITE http://site.aace.org/conf/… Read More

VWBPE CFP Re-Opens

Sunday, January 15th, 2012
While some conferences claim to by run by volunteers but have organizational backing - this one really does. We know because EduPunxs are doing the work here and we are doing because there is no other educational conference that covers virtual worlds, user created content and games the way this one does. This is a combination of bleeding edge educators,  educational researcher who know the audience will get what they are talking about and  people attending who get the value of deeper learning and immersion.  This is a call to show us epic - we know you're out there and we know epic when we see and hear it. So come show us - Epic Win or Epic… Read More

MMORPGs – Using and Choosing 4 Your Classroom

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011
EduPunxers at VWBPE Saturday, March 19th noon West Auxillary Theatre West 4 http://slurl.com/secondlife/VWBPE%20West%204/144/8/22

MMORPGs - Choosing and Using in Your Classroom Heroic Assumptions: Choosing and Using MMORPGs in Your Classroom What classes do you teach? Could they be enhanced by using a MMORPG? Can you see the pedagogical value of using World of Warcraft in your classroom? What about War Hammer, Rift or even Club Penguin? This discussion will focus on using MMORPGs (Multi-Player Online Role-playing Games) for more than edutainment. All are welcome to… Read More

More Machinima 4 VWBPE

Saturday, February 19th, 2011
In lieu of a Machinima Working Group for VWBPE www.vwbpe.org  meeting this week, we have a few other things. 
We are  looking for volunteers for two very short Machinimas made that we can use for pubilicity and the conference.
30 second - 1 min conference Machinima inviting people to attend VWBPE
and then 1 - 3 min on "What is Steampunk?" so a quick get ready for the theme.
 
Then we are also looking for help on some quick workshops to be held in the Machinima area during the conference. So let me know if you would like to present: 
How… Read More