NMC Virtual Worlds

NMC Virtual Worlds is a program designed to help learning-focused organizations explore the potential of virtual spaces in a manner that builds on community knowledge, is cost-effective, and ensures high quality virtual learning opportunities. Launched under the banner of the Educational Gaming Initiative and with initial support from the MacArthur Foundation, the NMC Campus Project is the central project of NMC Virtual Worlds. It has evolved into the largest educational presence in any virtual world, involving more than 150 colleges and universities and a very active community of educators that numbers nearly 12,000.

The project became completely self-sustaining in June 2007, and now occupies nearly sixty “islands” in Second Life. The entire history of the effort — and all the latest in current news and events — are chronicled on the project's blog site, NMC Virtual Worlds.

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