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Guttenplan, D.D. 2010. [http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/01/world/europe/01iht-educLede01.html For Exposure, Universities Put Courses on the Web]. November 1. New York, NY: The New York Times.
Hardesty, Larry. 2012. [http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2012/mitx-edx-first-course-recap-0716 Lessons learned from MITx’s prototype course: As the team behind MIT’s ambitious online learning program gears up to introduce new courses in the fall, it takes stock of its initial experiences]. July 16. MIT News Office.
Harvard Gazette. 2010. [http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2010/11/like-minded/ Like-minded: Reform advocates Rhee, Bush, Podesta talk politics of education]. November 18. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Gazette.
Van Norman, Brenna. 2013. [http://blog.udacity.com/2013/05/sebastian-thrun-announcing-online.html Sebastian Thrun: Announcing Online Masters Degree in Computer Science in Collaboration with Georgia Tech and AT&T]. blog.udacity.com.
PAPPANO, LAURA. 2013. [http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/15/magazine/the-boy-genius-of-ulan-bator.html The Boy Genius of Ulan Bator]. September 13. New York, NY: The New York Times.
Papert, Seymour. 1990. [http://papert.org/articles/ACritiqueofTechnocentrism.html A Critique of Technocentrism in Thinking About the School of the Future]. (A version of this piece was published as "M.I.T. Media Lab Epistemology and Learning Memo No. 2" (September 1990). Its content was based on a talk presented at Children in an Information Age: Opportunities for Creativity, Innovation, and New Activities (Sofia, Bulgaria, May 1987).). Cambridge, MA: papert.org.
Eggers, Dave. 2013. [http://www.ted.com/talks/dave_eggers_makes_his_ted_prize_wish_once_upon_a_school.html Dave Eggers' wish: Once Upon a School]. ted.com.
Lamour, Joseph. 2014. [http://www.upworthy.com/this-really-happy-13-year-old-hacks-his-education-and-now-i-regret-i-didnt-do-the-same-with-mine This Really Happy 13-Year-Old Hacks His Education, And Now I Regret I Didn't Do The Same With Mine]. (Logan LaPlante). Nevada: TEDx.
Theories of Learning: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Theories_of_Learning
===Calendar (Schedule what you'd like to teach)===
Join the World University and School Google + Group to add to its wiki-like calendar to teach an open, free class or course, converse about ideas, and jam (e.g. musically or theater improvisation): https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/ .
===In Virtual World===
3D Learn. 2013. http://www.learningin3d.info/
Active Worlds Educational Universe (AWEDU). 2012. http://www.activeworlds.com
Alice. 2012. http://www.alice.org/
ISTE – SIGMS. 2013. http://sigms.iste.wikispaces.net/secondlifeplayground2010
Open Cobalt. 2013. http://www.opencobalt.org/
Second Life - Harvard's virtual island. 2012. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Berkman/115/53/25 - and teach, learn and share ideas - in group voice chat, or in group type chat, and via building.
Unity3D. 2012. http://unity3d.com/
WiloStar3D. 2013. https://www.wilostar3d.com/
AnyMeeting - http://anymeeting.com/homepage/
Google + Hangout - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/hangoutplugin▼
▲Google + Hangout - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/hangoutplugin
Zoom.us - Cloud HD Video Meetings - http://zoom.us/
Wet Paint - http://wikisineducation.
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