Summary of 2007 Events
  • Most of us came into Second Life in April and May of 2007.
  • May saw the development of the Leadership Council, defining roles and creating a building and presence in SL.
  • We created 2 Google groups to help coordinate our efforts and Nancy established and maintains an excellent blog.
  • We held 7 formal leadership council meetings and many informal meetings and problem solving sessions.
  • We carried out 23 formal events between June and December (7 months) these events reached over 566 attendees in RL and SL.
  • This does not include the nearly daily contact with educators as they come to the DEN or request assistance via email.
  • Our individual support for educators includes helping them adjust to SL, tours, lessons, introductions to other educators and educational institutions.
  • Many pictures of the DEN in SL events have been archived on Flickr.

DEN in SL Planning Meeting- May 16, 2007 - Leadership Council

Florida Institute Tour of DEN in SL - June 17 2007 - Leadership Council - (SL/RL)
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NECC - WOW2 broadcast - June 26 2007 - Beth & Lor - (SL/RL)
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Berkeley Institute Tour of DEN in SL - July, 2007 - Laelia, Riptide, JessieMarie, Lor - (SL/RL)
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DEN in SL meeting - Planning MTG - August 8, 2007 - Leadership Council
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Gala Event - August 15, 2007 - Leadership Council
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Trivia Event - August 19, 2007 - Riptide, Lor, Beth
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TNC tour of SL and introduction to the DEN in SL - August 23, 2007 - Lor, Riptide, Pia
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Meerkat Monday - September 17 and 24, October 1 2007 - Leadership Council
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NICE - SL - September 20, 2007 - Lor, JessieMarie, Riptide, Geekie - (SL/RL)
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Digital Story Telling - Eduisland II Fair - October 13, 2007 - Celestia
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Differentiating Instruction with Discovery Streaming - October 20, 2007 - Beth
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Halloween Party - October 28, 2007 - Leadership Council
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Basic Pottery Class - November 7, 2007 - Thonalon
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Digital Story Telling Part 2 - November 10, 2007 - Celestia
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Camera Control Workshop - November 14, 2007 - Riptide

DEN in SL Demo to IL DEN - November 15, 2007 - Lor, Riptide, JessieMarie, Geekie Kidd - (SL/RL)
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MassCUE Second Life Demonstration - November 15, 2007 - Beth (SL/RL)

Get a Life, a Second Life That Is! - November 16, 2007 - Laelia, Riptide (SL/RL)
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Profiling: It Can be a Good Thing! - November 28, 2007 - Celestia

ISTE Social - Sharing the DEN in SL with Other Educators - November 29, 2007 - Lor, Riptide, Celestia, JessieMarie, Beth
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Gestures: Show and Share - December 5, 2007 - Lor, Beth
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Presentation to TX Technology Leaders - December 7, 2007 - Beth, Lor, JessieMarie w/ Brad Fountain in real life - (SL/RL)
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Your Inventory is Not Your Junk Closet - December 12, 2007 - Laelia
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Summary of 2008 Events (until end of June)
  • We've held 42 different meetings and events with attendance between Jan 1, 2008 and June 25, 2008 in SL and RL with over 700 participants.
  • We also continue informal chats with educators as they come to the DEN or request assistance via email.
  • Our DEN Guides have scheduled times to be available and the Leadership Council continues to offer individual support for educators, helping them adjust to SL, tours, lessons, introductions to other educators and educational institutions.
  • We redesigned our DEN in SL Headquarters.

Tips for Presenting in SL - January 9, 2008 - Beth & JuliaAnn Mills

Webinar by DEN in SL - January 15, 2008 - Leadership Council - (RL)
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Give me a Topic - January 16, 2008 - Celestia

Book Talk The Kids Are Alright - January 23, 2008 - Laelia

NICE mini conference - Get a Second Life - January 26, 2008 - Lor, Riptide, Laelia - (SL/RL)
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Movie FX - January 30, 2008 - Amadeo Writer
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Virtual DEN Conference Demo in SL - February 2, 2008 - Lor, Riptide, Geekie, Beth - (SL/RL)
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Newbie 101 - February 6, 2008 - Beth
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Tinker Toys - Basic Building - February 23, 2008 - Thonalon
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Excuse Me Can You Move the Sun? - February 20, 2008 - Celestia
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Academy Awards Trivia - February 24, 2008 - Riptide
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Your Inventory is NOT Your Junk Closet - February 27, 2008 - Laelia

Newbie 101 - March 5, 2008 - Beth

Defense Against the Dark Arts - a training session for guides on how to deal with the unexpected - March 10, 2008 - Riptide
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Discussion on PLC and PLN - March 11, 2008 - Lor, Riptide, Beth
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Newbie Trivia and Spring Fling - March 12, 2008 - Leadership Council
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Bridging Real Life and Second Life - March 19, 2008 - Demb Oh
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Box It! Contain Your Inventory - March 26, 2008 - Laelia

Lighthouse Tour - March 29, 2008 - Southern Georgia
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Newbie 101 - April 2, 2008 - Lor

Inside Moodle- April 9, 2008 - Cal Kjeller
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Making Movies: PhotoStory 3 - April 16, 2008 - JuliaAnn Mills

Presenting the DEN in SL to Fairfax Educators - April 21, 2008 - Riptide

Work with me here! (VoiceThread) - April 23, 2008 - Celestia
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To view the VoiceThread created during this workshop, click HERE
Get Creative with Images! Online Photo Editing for Education and Fun! - April 30, 2008 - Geekie Kidd
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Stars Shine Bright - May 7, 2008 - Peyton Merlin, Fathye Foureux, Thonalon, Southern Georgia
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DEN in SL MakeOver - May 12, 2008 - JessieMarie, Celestia, Beth, Lor, Laelia
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Get a Life, a Second Life That Is! - May 14, 2008 - Laelia (RL)

It's All Good ( KIds are Smarter, Why Don't We Think So?) - May 14, 2008 - Apophene Singh

Get a Life, a Second Life That Is! - May 16, 2008 - Laelia (RL)

SL 101 - The Basics - May 17, 2008 - Laelia (RL)

So You Want to be a Star? - May 21, 2008 - Riptide
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Teachers at University of Delaware - May 23, 2008 - Vickster

Spring Trivia and Senior Project - May 28, 2008 - Riptide and from Senior Project Jasmine Fontaine, Aspen Alexandria and Emilia Cornwall
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DE Assignment Builder - June 4, 2008 - Cal Kjeller
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iStream, uStream, Live Streaming In Second Life - June 11, 2008 - Demb Oh
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Your Camera: It isn't Just for Taking Pictures Anymore! - June 18, 2008 - Lor, JessieMarie, Beth, Laelia

NECC Pre- game Show - June 25, 2008 - Cami Goyut
(Camilla Gagliolo, RL, ISTE Board of Directors, Executive Committee At-large Member
& Special Interest Group Representative)

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