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More on Jokaydia.. Newbie sessions

They ’ll be holding their final two newbie sessions in preparation for the event this Thursday 22 September 2009.

Event details:
Jokaydia Unconference Newbie Session 1Date and Time – AEST: Thurs 24 September @ 11amDate and Time – SLT: Wed 23 September @ 6pmCheck your local time here!Location: Islands of jokaydia Newbie Garden (SLurl)Facilitator: jokay Wollongongjokaydia Unconference Newbie Session 2Date and Time – AEST: Thurs 24 September @ 8pmDate and Time – SLT: Thurs 24 September @ 3amCheck your local time here!Location: Islands of jokaydia Newbie Garden (SLurl)Facilitator: jokay WollongongParticipants Checklist!For those of you who are planning to attend, here’s a quick checklist of things you might like to consider:If you’re new to Second Life, have you installed the Second Life client and setup your avatar? Check out our Getting Started resources for more info.Have you tested your voice setup? We will be using voice tools throughout the conference, so its a great idea to practic…

1st CCK09 meeting in SL

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Last Sunday we had our first gathering in Second Life.

When: 1pm Pacific Standard (Second Life Time), Sunday Sept 20
Where: Minerva Island http://slurl.com/secondlife/Minerva/61/225/28

Here's the agenda of that day:
IntroductionsPlan a convenient time for meetingsShould we have a venue at Metaplace?
The participats were: Pionia Destiny, Jackie Rexen, Olando7 Decosta, Frans Tomsen, Lisa Tebaldi, Dan Yapungku, Chimera Cosmos, Ellie Brewster, Anya Kirax, tjmeister Megadon, raulantonio Hollak

This is the transcrip of the conversation held there:
[13:13] Pionia Destiny: Good afternoon..
[13:14] Pionia Destiny: Hola, a todos..
[13:14] Jackie Rexen: I am trying to friend everyone
[13:15] Olando7 Decosta is Online
[13:15] Pionia Destiny: happy to join you.. today..
[13:15] Pionia Destiny: brb
[13:16] Jackie Rexen: I'll go find them
[13:16] Frans Tomsen: either is ok for me
[13:16] Lisa Tebaldi: ok for me
[13:17] Frans Tomsen: hey dan
[13:17] Dan Yapungku: hello evry1
[13:17] Lisa Tebaldi:…

Connectivism and Connected Knowledge 09

It's not too late.. The course has already started but you can still jump in the adventure of getting connected to these ways of approaching learning. You can register to receive course information here. The course will be delivered in the same method as last year: content and conversations will be open. That means you can use any resource you already have or use and that it's free.

Connectivism and Connective Knowledge in SL

Sharon Collingwood is a teacher, from Ohio State. Her interests are digital media, gender/identity in virtual worlds and pedagogy. She's coordinating the Second Life discussion group fo the Connectivism and Connective Knowledge course.

She has invited conectivistas del mundo to join her next Sunday.

PRELIMINARY GET-TOGETHER & ORIENTATION SESSION, Sunday Sept 20 at 4pm Eastern U.S. time (1 pm Second Life time, as read at the top right-hand corner of the Second Life screen).

To get to the meeting, sign up for the Second Life group "Connectivism and Connective Knowledge"

1. search menu, "groups" tab, find Connectivism & Connective Knowledge
2. follow link, find group profile, click "join". Be sure group is activated (>>edit >>groups)
read previous messages (>>info >>notices)

IF YOU'RE NEW TO SECOND LIFE:

Check your system: http://secondlife.com/support/system-requirements/
Sign up for Second Life: http://secondlife.com/

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