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Teachers Group meeting

Following our meeting on the 16th, we have now brought together our resources with the SLExperiments group. Visit and join our new group of the AVALON Ning. The next event will be on 4th March at 19.00 GMT and will be a tour led by Edith Paillat. We don’t know where we are going yet, but all will be revealed if you come along :-).

Be the first to start a Discussion Forum of the Teachers Group space on the Ning.

6th Annual e-Learning symposium 2011, University of Southampton, 27-28 January 2011

AVALON Language Teacher Training Course in Second Life: Different Sides of a 3D World

Susana Lorenzo-Zamorano and Zeynep Onat-Stelma

28 January 2011

In this session we will talk about our experiences on a Language Teacher Training course in Second Life designed as part of the AVALON project (http://avalon-project.ning.com/). We take two perspectives: 

a) that of a tutor (teacher trainer) on the course, and b) that of a teacher participating in the course. From the tutor’s perspective, the session looks at how the pedagogical activities, as they played out in Second Life, represented appropriate and/or ‘effective’ responses to the course aims. From the teacher … Continue Reading

Evening Visit to China — 2 Dec 2010

See our Ning for more details.

Italian Quiz Night — 9 Dec 2010

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AVALON Learning Event — Online EDUCA Conference, Berlin, 1 Dec 2010

The AVALON team working along with colleagues from the NIFLAR, ST.ART and AVATAR projects conducted a full day PCE — ‘Online pedagogies in practice’ at Online EDUCA. For more details of the event see the Online EDUCA website.

AVALON Learning Event — 12 July 2010

The new AVALON course Italian for Beginners – Alzati e cammina! starts on 12th July. It will take place every Monday and Thursday evening from 21.00 CET to 22.30 CET on the Island of Avalon Learning in Second Life. See more details here in our Ning.

AVALON Learning Event — 20 May 2010

Time: May 20, 2010 from 1pm to 2pm (UK time; 2-3 CET)

Location: AVALON Learning island. A discussion on adapting courses in Second Life

See our Ning for further details.


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