In a little less than 3 weeks, there will be a international conference – Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education www.vwbpe.org that EDTECH island (Boise State University’s Second Life Island) and BSU GSA will be participating in.
This conference is free and open to everyone. It is taking place in Second Life with tours to other virtual worlds such as Reaction Grid, OpenSim, World of Warcraft, and Club Penguin.
There are opportunites to volunteer for the conference http://bit.ly/vwbpe11cfv2 and also to help build and staff the EDTECH island/BSU GSA exhibit area. Anyone who would like to help build or staff the BSU area please contact me directly (email@example.com).
The build can get started this weekend, while staffing the exhibit area would take place on:
Thursday, March 17th 7 – 8 pm SLT/PST
Friday, March 18th 5 am – 6 am, 10 -11 am, 6 pm – 7 pm
Saturday, March 19th 1 pm – 2 pm
HOW TO VOLUNTEER?
To sign-up and get more information, please use the online sign-up form (http://bit.ly/vwbpe11cfv2).