VWBPE Calendar

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Apr 4 @ 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Science Circle: Innovators in global science education @ VWBPE 2019 Quadrivium
10:30 AM
Compass Point Round Table Discussion Presenters: Mike Shaw (SL: Shawza Tunwarm), Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Matthew Burr (SL: Beragon Betts); Robert Knop (SL: Prospero Frobozz); Vic Michalak (SL: Phil Youngblood); Steven van Hook (SL: Kip[...]
Apr 4 @ 03:00 PM – 04:00 PM
What's the reality of virtual conferences? @ VWBPE 2019 Lecture Area A
03:00 PM
Presenter:  Alice Krueger (SL: Gentle Heron), Virtual Ability Inc. Description: Our organization, as do others in virtual worlds, holds virtual conferences annually. How does conference organization and preparation compare to physical world conferences? What advantages[...]
Apr 5 @ 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Creating a future full of opportunity within our global village @ VWBPE 2019 Lecture Area A
10:00 AM
Presenter: Jessie Nunes (SL: Catalina Staheli), Northwest Arctic Borough School District Description: Bringing powerful, positive change to remote, rural areas through an introduction of opportunities in online careers as content-creators, 3D modelers online, and more.[...]
Apr 5 @ 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Nonprofit Commons past reflections, future directions @ VWBPE 2019 Quadrivium
10:00 AM
Compass Point Discussion Presenters: Cynthia Calogne (SL: Lyr Lobo); Joyce Bettencourt (SL: Rhiannon Chatnoir); Renne Emiko Brock (SL: Zinnia Zauber); Buffy Bye (SL: Buffy Beale); Sheila Webber (SL: Sheila Yoshikawa) Description: After a year of[...]
Apr 5 @ 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
Perspectives on virtual professional learning communities @ VWBPE 2019 Lecture Area A
11:00 AM
Presenter: Vasili Giannoutsos (SL: Bluebarker Lowtide), Virginia Society of Technology in Education (VSTE) Description: A look at over a decade of Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) online in forum, virtual worlds, and video hangouts. From participant[...]
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Dickens Project exemplifies virtual collaboration @ VWBPE 2019 Lecture Area A
10:00 AM
SPOTLIGHT Presenters: Valerie Hill (SL: Valibrarian Gregg), Peninsula College; Breiana Theodore (SL: Jodie Landon); Mary Pat Lynch (SL: Aoife Lorefield) Description: The Dickens Project, a virtual simulation of A Christmas Carol and the life and[...]