PRTESOL 2012 Powerpoint Presentation
To visit the site for Second Life, go to https://secondlife.com/
To view the Second Life Setup / Macbeth Island video from the conference, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HQkkNVSdQ8
To visit the full list of Second Life destinations, visit https://secondlife.com/destinations
For the art related destinations, including MacBeth Island, visit https://secondlife.com/destinations/arts
For the list of historical places, including Versailles and Rennaisance Island, visit https://secondlife.com/destinations/roleplay/historical
Remember that Role Play communities frequent many of the places in the historical list.
For a list of educational destinations, including virtual university campuses and virtual libraries and museums, visit https://secondlife.com/destinations/learning
For a list of international destinations, visit https://secondlife.com/destinations/international
*NOTE* Remember that while Second Life can be a wonderful educational resource, it also has some questionable sections (areas based on horror movies or dance club-themed spaces, for example) if you stray too far from the areas specified above. Remember to play safe.
To visit the site for ARIS (Augmented Reality), go to http://arisgames.org/
To view the introduction video to Aris Games by David Gagnon of the University of Wisconsin, visit
To view a brief tutorial on how to create stories using Aris, visit
For questions or comments, feel free to send me an e-mail at the address specified in the presentation, or feel free to leave a comment here.