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After Second Life, Can Virtual Worlds Get a Reboot?

<i>Jacki Morie,</i> <i>a virtual world designer in telehealth care, thinks they can. Morie is a Senior Scientist and Project Director for the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT).</i><p><b>Diane Mehta: Some people think virtual worlds are passé.</b><p><b>Jacki Morie:</b> The Second Life …

Do We Need Teachers?

There are lots of people that are beginning to flirt with the notion that we don’t need teachers. Now as a teacher, I typically would have a problem …

The Discussion Forum is Dead; Long Live the Discussion Forum

There are better forums for discussion than online discussion forums. The discussion forum is a ubiquitous component of every learning management …