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Blog-o- the-Month at ISTE Island in Second Life

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Imagine my surprise when Scott Merrick contacted me, letting me know that Learning Visions had been nominated as Blog-o-the-month on ISTE Island in Second Life. in Second Life, but I have to admit that it's been ages since I've been in-world.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: A Deserted Second Life

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Monday, July 30, 2007 A Deserted Second Life An interesting read from Wired.com on Second Life and Corporate America. How Madison Avenue is Wasting Millions on a Deserted Second Life (Wired 7-24-07) Whats behind this stampede is not that hard to divine. "A

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Continuing in Second Life

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Wednesday, September 05, 2007 Continuing in Second Life Im still at it. Slogging away in Second Life. link] -- if youre in Second Life you can also try searching for Meteora or NOAA Virtual Island ). In my first second life experience , I was called a bitch.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Second Second Life Experience

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Wednesday, August 15, 2007 My Second Second Life Experience Yesterday I posted about the Second Life Backlash and Controversy , with corporations supposedly abandoning SL and moving on.

Blogger's Hut in Second Life

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Scott Merrick (also check out Scott's SecondLife Blog ) runs the ISTE's Blogger's Hut in Second Life. If you spend any time in Second Life, all November visiting avatars will have the opportunity to click on the polling object in the Hut and vote for a blog to be featured throughout the next month in the RSS feed located within the hut. Scott's Twitter bio describes him as a "teacher, learner,old hippy." Just the kind I like!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blog-o- the-Month at ISTE Island in Second Life

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Thursday, December 11, 2008 Blog-o- the-Month at ISTE Island in Second Life Imagine my surprise when Scott Merrick contacted me, letting me know that Learning Visions had been nominated as Blog-o-the-month on ISTE Island in Second Life.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blogger's Hut in Second Life

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Thursday, November 06, 2008 Blogger's Hut in Second Life Scott Merrick (also check out Scotts SecondLife Blog ) runs the ISTEs Bloggers Hut in Second Life. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life Backlash and Controversy

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Monday, August 13, 2007 Second Life Backlash and Controversy The Second Life naysayers seems to be gaining ground lately. And Im not implying that Im a Second Life naysayer. 1) Donald Taylor provides a little summary of some of the recent talk in Second Life Backlash: After all the hype Second Life has had, there is bound to be some push back.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Plodding Along in Second Life

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Friday, August 17, 2007 Plodding Along in Second Life In the spirit of plodding along , I had another positive experience in Second Life. Theres a real emotional level to Second Life. If youd like to read more about my adventures in Second Life, check out my first and second visits. Cammie, There has been so much talk about designing learning for Second Life. To answer your second question: Maybe.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life and Gender

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Friday, July 13, 2007 Second Life and Gender Theres been a great conversation about Second Life and gender and the bleeding edge in the comments on my recent post. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Be sure to read and ponder and offer in your own two cents. As e-Learning strategists and practitioners pushing these cutting edge tools, weve got to make sure that the tools suit the audience.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life and Gaming Poll Results

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Wednesday, October 10, 2007 Second Life and Gaming Poll Results I dont claim to be a researcher, nor can I claim that the results of polls conducted on this site are in the least bit statistically significant. Last week, I asked "Have you ever been in Second Life?"

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My First Second Life Experience

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Friday, August 03, 2007 My First Second Life Experience Not so good, I must say. I starting talking with another newbie for about 2 seconds when we were accosted. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. I spent about 25 minutes trying to make my avatar look sort of like me. Its sort of me-ish. Then I wandered around Orientation Island, which gets boring fast.

Blog Book Tour: Learning in 3D #lrn3d

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My Experience in Virtual Worlds A few years ago, when Second Life was first coming onto the scene as the next big thing, I sat in my office and scratched my head. Authentic, realistic and immersive, like Second Life”.

Karl Kapp Book Tour: The Gamification of Learning and Instruction #gamiLI

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He took me on my first tour of Second Life and opened my eyes to the possibilities of virtual worlds. It’s the Cammy Bean stop on the blog book tour for Karl Kapp’s newest book: The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-Based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education Karl Kapp is a professor of instructional technology in Bloomsburg University’s Department of Instructional Technology in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Survey -- Whats Your Demographic?

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Some of you have been in Second Life. Thanks ~ Posted by Cammy Bean at 10:37 AM Labels: games , gaming , second life , survey 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Cammy Bean Greater Boston, MA, United States View my complete profile About This Blog Subscribe in a reader Subscribe via email Are you an Instructional Designer?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

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Let me second "Dont Make Me Think." Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 15, 2008 Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

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Second, even where there are instructional technologists/designers employed, they are often not in significant leadership positions. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Describing What You Do: Instructional Design Youre at a playground and you start talking to the mom sitting on the bench next to you. Eventually, she asks you what you do for work. What do you say?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Session hosted by Training Magazine. Effective design using PPT as a tool. Not PPT 101. But will talk about how to make instruction more engaging, interactive and interesting. Why PowerPoint? We have it. It’s cheap. It’s idiot proof.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

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Can they give the image life? Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Styles as Fortune Telling

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, May 21, 2007 Learning Styles as Fortune Telling My research into understanding the role of learning styles in e-Learning continues. Im struck by why I find this topic so interesting.

Allison Rossett: ELearning Isn’t What You Think It Is – Not Yet #tk10

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Authentic, realistic and immersive, like Second Life Include access to e-coaches Include expectations that employees will participate in online discussions as follow up to a class. [ Second Life – figures debating the benefits of first life: [link] Very fresh! My live blogged notes…ASTD TechKnowledge 2010 in Las Vegas, NV. Allison Rossett is a Professor of Educational Technology at University of San Diego and noted author.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Better Learning Games

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, April 09, 2009 Building Better Learning Games Interested in building casual games for your learners?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Objection to Learning Objectives

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Trainers, get a life. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evolution of the LMS"

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evolution of the LMS" I love my job.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Mass Chapter ISPI November Meeting

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, October 20, 2009 Mass Chapter ISPI November Meeting Im speaking at the next Mass Chapter ISPI Meeting, thanks to the always energetic Jean Marrapodi.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Interview with Brent Schlenker

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Saturday, October 10, 2009 Interview with Brent Schlenker A few weeks ago, I had a very Brent Schlenker kind of week. Have you ever had one of those?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Interview with Tony Karrer on Informal and Social Learning

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, October 01, 2009 Interview with Tony Karrer on Informal and Social Learning Be sure to listen to the latest Kineo podcast with Dr. Tony Karrer.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: On Guerilla Design and Video

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, October 21, 2009 On Guerilla Design and Video Theres always the debate about whether you need to go pro for your audio and visual, or get right to the source in a down and dirty kind of way.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: As eLearning Ripens on The Vine

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Interview with Ana Donaldson: Episode #5 on EdTechTalk ID Live

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Looking into training and instruction in Second Life. In this week’s edition of Instruction Design Live, we talked with Ana Donaldson author of Engaging the Online Learner. These are my liveblogged notes while participating in the conversation. Apologies if they don’t always cohere. I will post a link to the recorded conversation and recommend you take a listen!) Ana’s background: Started as a programmer. Discovered ID and it became her passion.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: DevLearn09 - Im Speaking!

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Hi Cammy- I'm a longtime reader and first (or second) time commenter. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, September 08, 2009 DevLearn09 - Im Speaking! Come November, Ill be heading to San Jose for DevLearn 09.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: What’s Your Max Learning Strategy?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, October 01, 2009 What’s Your Max Learning Strategy? I’m reading Chris Anderson’s latest book Free: The Future of a Radical Price.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Informal/DIY Learning: Montessori School for Adults?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, March 06, 2007 Informal/DIY Learning: Montessori School for Adults? Weve been exploring the notion of sending our son to a local Montessori school come this fall. Hell be 4.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Last Weeks Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar:

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, July 20, 2009 Last Weeks Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar: On Thursday Kineos Stephen Walsh and I presented a webinar on Product Knowledge e-Learning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, July 07, 2009 Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View I’m new to Articulate.