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Title Virtual worlds : controversies at the frontier of education / Kieron Sheehy, Rebecca Ferguson and Gill Clough, editors
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2010]


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Description xii, 197 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Series Education in a competitive and globalizing world series
Education in a competitive and globalizing world series.
Contents Challenging education in virtual worlds / Rebecca Ferguson, Kieron Sheehy and Gill Clough -- Virtual worlds : the states of play / Kieron Sheehy and Dan Seamans -- Living in immaterial worlds : who are we when we learn and teach in virtual worlds? / Anna Peachey -- The business of child protection in educational virtual worlds / Kieron Sheehy and Tamara Littleton -- Learning together and alone in virtual worlds / Judy Robertson and Nicole Kipar -- Virtual worlds are authentic sites for learning / Gill Clough and Rebecca Ferguson -- 21st-century skills : all dressed up in the technology of the knowledge age? / Jonathan Rix -- When educational worlds collide / Peter Twining -- Breaking down the barriers between teachers and learners / Rebecca Ferguson and Kieron Sheehy -- Inclusive education and virtual worlds : the Teacher Embodiment and Learning Affordance Framework (TEALEAF) / Kieron Sheehy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Virtual reality in education.
Author Sheehy, Kieron.
Ferguson, Rebecca.
Clough, Gill.
LC no. 2009036573
ISBN 9781608762613 hardcover
1608762610 hardcover