If you have an interest in Machinima and the applications for education check out this course from P2PU.org.
Gridjumper runs this course along with the usual suspects from the virtual world’s end of things. One of the major culminating projects includes ISTE’s SIGVE hosting EduMachinima Fest during the San Diego conference on Tuesday evening. Check it out! This looks to be an exciting event and a great professional development opportunity.
Course starts with virtual world field trips to educational sims in Second Life. Week 2 introduces Machinima and its educational uses. Week 3 is an adventure in the MMORPG World of Warcraft with an educators’ guild. Week 4 wraps up the tours on the Bleeding Edge with emerging tech and education that includes virtual, blended and augmented realities.