What does your avatar say about you? Do you secretly desire to be taller, thinner, or younger? Do you see yourself as a canine, a cartoon character, or a jedi knight? Do you feel a desire to change your race or gender? It's not always clear exactly what our avatars say about ourselves, but clearly [...]
I've been working on a Second Life article, and part of it was spent checking out a few other virtual worlds. And while I thought I had a pretty good grasp on what was out there, this video shows that I really was just barely scratching the surface. Think you are a Virtual World Guru? [...]
Thanks to Justin Karkow for point out this post of Christine Southard's on the New York DEN Blog. Just in time for the beginning of the school year, Dalton Sherman has a message that is sure to inspire anybody who has chosen to devote their lives to education.
After education versions of VoiceThread and Animoto have been released, it looks like more sites may start to realize that they really do have an education market to appeal to. Is Blabberize the next to jump on the bandwagon? Check out the message they have posted on the front page right now. Sounds to me [...]
I've been approached by a company that wants to advertise on Teach42. It'd be a pretty decently sized banner ad that would stay in the sidebar. Dont' know how much it would generate, but there's only one way to find out. So here's what I'm thinking: 1) I display the ad, and donate the revenue [...]
When I was first notified that Teach42 was one of the Top 100 Education Blogs, I have to admit I got kind of excited. That was until I followed the link back and discovered that the site giving me the 'award' basically had no content at all. It seemed little more than a cheap ploy [...]
It's no secret that I'm fascinated by live video streaming. I've never been one to do much editing, I like my media authentic, unscripted and unfiltered. And that's the way I've always podcasted, well back when I used to do it on a regular basis (more often than once year). Well, in the last month [...]