Riverside High presents world class learning at international conference

Jo Kay, Nathaniel, Harry and Donelle Batty presenting at the VWBPE international conference
Donelle, Nathaniel and Harry today presented the work of Riverside High's Project Mist in Minecraft to a global audience at the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education 2013 Conference.

Minecraft presentation in Second Life
The team from Riverside spoke about
  • how they manage the learning environment in Minecraft
  • the importance of online identity and an agreed student charter
  • strategies to achieve learning outcomes
  • learning specialist gamification skills using Coursera
  • the global collaborative development of technical solutions
  • the engagement of students with disabilities
  • video production and global broadcasting

The whole video is well worth watching. The Riverside High VWBPE 2013 presentation begins at 22mins (with some introductions at 5mins).

The following slideshow from June 2013 gives a graphic insight into some aspects of Project Mist.

Minecraft Class at Riverside High School 

For the full story follow the class in their blog at Project Mist and their teacher at My Thoughts...

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