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World University and School {in a virtual world}

Welcome to World University
which anyone can add to or edit.
The Global, Virtual/Digital, Open, Free, {potentially Degree- and Credit-Granting},
Multilingual University & School
where anyone can teach or take a class or course

  • Add or take a free, open Robert Louis Stevenson course.

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WUaS Idea- and Academic ResourcesEdit

IdeasEdit

An interesting example of a Scottish Bohemian from around the 1870s and 1880s?

it looks like Edinburgh's Napier University is richly and academically celebrating RLS with this great web site:

http://www.robert-louis-stevenson.org/california

(for which they received something like 34,000 pounds to develop, and which gives me some hope financially for World University and School eventually financially too) ...

and humorous video ...

Robert Louis Stevenson Day

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/i52oXYgirpU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i52oXYgirpU

"Organised by Edinburgh Napier University's Centre for Literature and Writing along with the Edinburgh City of literature, Robert Louis Stevenson day is marked to celebrate the writers' birthday. In celebration of the life and work of one of the world's, and Edinburgh's, most famous writers there were festivities all over the city.

Among the day's events, John Sessions and Nigel Planer joined a host of other readers in a day-long reading of Stevenson's Treasure Island, Edinburgh Napier students performed pop-up theatre in the city's Old Town. Take a look at this film we made for a taste of what went on."


Publish my article in a WUaS academic journal in this subjectEdit

Open Journal Systems. 2012. Open Journal Systems. Public Knowledge Project.

(WUaS's wiki, information technologies and criteria for this - informed by the WUaS academic journal subject matter - are developing, since you can already publish your article at http://www.academia.edu).


Select BibliographiesEdit

Select BlogsEdit

Select Book Groups, Study Groups, Musical Groups, etc.Edit

Begin a Google + Hangout: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108179352492243955816/posts

Calendar: https://www.google.com/calendar/


Select Book ReviewsEdit

Select BooksEdit

Issler, Anne Roller. 1996. Stevenson at Silverado: The Life and Writing of Robert Louis Stevenson in the Napa Valley, California, 1880. James Stevenson Publisher.

Lapierre, Alexandra (Author), Carol Cosman (Translator). 1985. Fanny Stevenson: A Romance of Destiny. Carroll & Graf Pub.

Stevenson, Robert Louis. 1886. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. gutenberg.org/ebooks/42.


Select Calendars for Events in this SubjectEdit

Select ChannelsEdit

Select Communities, Email lists, etc.Edit

(See also editable World University and School's 'You at World University' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/You_at_World_University).


Select Conferences OnlineEdit

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Select DatabasesEdit

Select FactsEdit

Select FilmsEdit

Select Film ReviewsEdit

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Select Funding SourcesEdit

Select HumorEdit

Select Images, Infographics, etc.Edit

Select Institutes, etc.Edit

Select InterviewsEdit

Select Journals, Serials, etc.Edit

Select LabsEdit

Select LecturesEdit

Select Libraries, Archives, Collections, Repositories, etc.Edit

Stevenson, Robert Louis. Books by Stevenson, Robert Louis (sorted by popularity). gutenberg.org/ebooks/35.


(See also editable World University and School's Library Resources' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Library_Resources).


Select MapsEdit

Select MultimediaEdit

Select MuseumsEdit

silveradomuseum. 2013. Silverado Museum. silveradomuseum.org/.


(See also editable World University and School's Museums' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Museums).


Select Newspapers, NewsEdit

Select Office HoursEdit

Select PoetryEdit

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Select Programs, Applications, Languages, SoftwareEdit

Select Questions, Inquiries, Problems, FAQsEdit

Select Quotes, Quotations, etc.Edit

Select RSS Feeds, SMS, etc.Edit

Select RecordingsEdit

Select ReferencesEdit

Darwin and Design » Readings. 2003. Darwin and Design » Readings. Cambridge, MA: MIT OCW.

Major Authors. 2003. Major Authors: Oscar Wilde and the '90's » Calendar. Cambridge, MA: MIT OCW.

Robert Louis Stevenson Biography. 2013. Robert Louis Stevenson Biography. St. Helena, CA: silveradomuseum.org/stevenson_history.html.


Robert Louis Stevenson in California

Albert, Janice. California Authors: Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894). CATE: California Association of Teachers of English.

Robert Louis Stevenson in California. 2013. Robert Louis Stevenson in California. Edinburgh, Scotland: robert-louis-stevenson.org/california.

Robert Louis Stevenson Memorial, San Francisco, California, 1910. Robert Louis Stevenson Memorial, San Francisco, California, 1910. San Francisco, CA: timeshutter.com/image/robert-louis-stevenson-memorial-san-francisco-california.


Select ReviewsEdit

Select Search EnginesEdit

Select Simulations, Applets and VisualizationsEdit

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Select Societies, Associations, Groups, Networks, etc.Edit

Select Study GuidesEdit

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Select Teachers with Email Addresses/Contact InformationEdit

Select Tests, Exams, etc.Edit

Select TextbooksEdit

Select Theses, Dissertations, Papers, etc.Edit

Select TimelinesEdit

Select TwittersEdit

Select Video and AudioEdit

Robert Louis Stevenson Day. 2012. Robert Louis Stevenson Day. Edinburgh, Scotland: Napier University.


Select Video ConferencesEdit

Select WebsitesEdit

Robert Louis Stevenson SP State Park. 2013. Robert Louis Stevenson SP State Park. ("The park is seven miles north of Calistoga on Highway 29." ... "There is a five-mile hike to the top of Mt. St. Helena from which one can see much of the San Francisco Bay Area. On good days the top of Mt. Shasta can be seen, 192 miles in the distance"). parks.ca.gov/?page_id=472.


Select WikisEdit

Subjects' Social Networking SitesEdit

TutoringEdit

World University and School LinksEdit

English Literature: http://university.wikia.com/wiki/English_Literature

Literature: http://university.wikia.com/wiki/Literature

Scotland: http://university.wikia.com/wiki/Scotland

Stevenson - Robert Louis Stevenson: http://university.wikia.com/wiki/Robert_Louis_Stevenson






WUaS NavigationEdit

Academic Advising at WUaSEdit

Academic Press at World University and SchoolEdit

Academic Press at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Academic_Press_at_World_University_and_School


Access to Live, or Email, University Technical ExpertiseEdit

Ask a question in a specific discipline, or find, for example, a Robotics' or Computer programmer, or Translator, easily and freely.


Additional CategoriesEdit

Admissions at World University and SchoolEdit

Admissions' Department: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School

Flyer seeking degree-oriented, WUaS students: 'Quaker-informed World University & School seeks friendly, undergraduate students for free, online, Greatest Universities-centric, bachelor’s degrees to apply in the autumn of 2013, for matriculation in autumn 2014' - http://scottmacleod.com/WUaSFriendsFlyerforProspectiveStudentApplicants.pdf - and accessible here, also - http://scottmacleod.com/WUaSNoticeArchive.html. WUaS holds open, electronically-mediated, hour-long, monthly business meeting on the second Saturdays at 9 am Pacific Time, in the manner of Quakers - email worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com if you'd like to participate.


Blog at World University and SchoolEdit

http://worlduniversityandschool.blogspot.com/


Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at World University and SchoolEdit

Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at WUaS: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Bookstore_/_Computer_Store_%28New_%26_Used%29_at_WUaS

with educational electronics, as well; with musical instruments; value pricing ... 2% below market, consistently; available via mail and electronically;


Calendar (Schedule what you'd like to teach)Edit

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/ .


CareersEdit

Career counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Career_counseling

Finding / creating a job you really love: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Finding_/_creating_a_job_you_really_love

WUaS Job hunting: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Job_hunting


CounselingEdit

Counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Counseling


CoordinatesEdit

... in a virtual world


CreditsEdit

Many thanks to each of you!

Please feel free to hyperlink your name to a location of your choice (or tell WUaS where to link to - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com). Please do not hesitate to let WUaS know if you think that somebody (including yourself) has been forgotten, now or in the future; please include a URL, which is, of course, one main way identity created on the internet.


Digital To DoEdit

Android


Brainwave device / Headset


Broadcast to radio frequency


Broadcast to TV


Create EMail group for page


Digital Text to Audio file format (Browse Aloud / Read Aloud?)


MIT OCW Mirror Site Instructions: http://ocw.mit.edu/about/mirror-site-program/mirror-site-instructions/


Print


Publish to DVD


Recommend


Send to phone


Tablets


Translate


Videophone


Free Degrees / CreditEdit

MIT OCW Audio Video Courses: http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/audio-video-courses/

Admissions at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School

Conference Method of Teaching and Learning: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Conference_Method_of_Teaching_and_Learning

The College at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/The_College_at_World_University_and_School

Ph.D. Degrees at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Ph.D._Degrees_at_World_University_and_School

World University Law School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Law_School

World University Medical School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Medical_School

World University Music School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Music_School

WUaS International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_International_Baccalaureate_Diploma_and_Programme </br> (beginning with United Nations' languages - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish)


In Google EarthEdit

Google Earth.


In Virtual WorldEdit

3D Learn. 2013. http://www.learningin3d.info/

Active Worlds Educational Universe (AWEDU). 2012. http://www.activeworlds.com/edu/

Alice. 2012. http://www.alice.org/

Minecraft. 2012. www.minecraft.net

Edusim. 2013. http://edusim3d.com/

Gifted Kids.ie. 2013. http://www.giftedkids.ie/daynuv.html

ISTE – SIGMS. 2013. http://sigms.iste.wikispaces.net/secondlifeplayground2010

Open Cobalt. 2013. http://www.opencobalt.org/

OpenSim. 2012. http://opensimulator.org/wiki/Main_Page (http://www.scribd.com/doc/57959626/OpenSimulator-School-Quick-Start-Guide)

Open Croquet. 2012. http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?OpenCroquet and http://www.opencroquet.org/

Open Wonderland. 2012. http://openwonderland.org/

Primary Games. 2013. http://www.primarygames.com/arcade/virtualworlds.php

Quest Atlantis. 2012. http://atlantisremixed.org/ (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZoT3pilNPI).

SimScience. 2012. http://simscience.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/


Add a learning-oriented virtual world here:

Travel to this virtual island to learn building:


Item NumberEdit

Global ID and Multiple IDs - see https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Requests_for_comment/New_sites_system

Bar code


LabelsEdit

Learning NetworkingEdit

Teach and Learn using free Social Networking software to share what courses, etc., you find edifying, what you enjoy learning ....


Academia.edu's World University and School - http://worlduniversityandschool.academia.edu/


Delicious.com's World University and School - http://www.delicious.com/WorldUniversityandSchool


Facebook.com's World University and School - http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=48753608141 ('This group may be archived').


Good Reads - http://www.goodreads.com/group/show/99021-worlduniversityandschool


Google + Profiles - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com - Scott MacLeod - https://plus.google.com/115890623333932577910/


Google + Profiles Company page - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com - World University and School - https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/108179352492243955816/posts


Google Groups' World University and School - http://groups.google.com/group/World-University-and-School


Like


LinkedIn's World University and School - http://www.linkedin.com/groups/World-University-School-4024337


Quora - http://www.quora.com/


Research Gate - http://www.researchgate.net/


Redditt.com's World University and School - http://www.reddit.com/user/WorldUnivandSch/


Tribe.net's World University and School - http://tribes.tribe.net/worlduniversityandschool


Twitter.com's World University and School - http://twitter.com/WorldUnivandSch


World University & School 'subject page' group


World University & School Share This


Yahoo Groups' World University and School: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/worlduniversityandschool/


RSS FeedEdit

TV-Live BroadcastingEdit

Broadcast to television


Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software to the web:


Google + Hangouts - https://plus.google.com/hangouts


Justin TV - http://www.justin.tv


Livestream TV - http://www.livestream.com


Ustream TV - http://ustream.tv


Video CommunicationEdit

Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software


Free video conferencing

iChat - http://www.apple.com/macosx/what-is-macosx/ichat.html


Skype - http://www.skype.com/


Free, group video conferencing

AnyMeeting - http://anymeeting.com/homepage/


Google + Hangout - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/hangoutplugin


Zoom.us - Cloud HD Video Meetings - http://zoom.us/


Universal Translator at WUaS Edit

http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Universal_Translator

Google Translate language:

Sugar Labs: Translation System language:

Region:


The "Universitian" Newspaper at World University and SchoolEdit

The "Universitian" Newspaper at World University and School


Wiki Software for Courses Edit

Media Wiki - http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki


PB Works - http://pbworks.com/


Wet Paint - http://wikisineducation.wetpaint.com/


Wikia - http://www.wikia.com/Wikia


Wikispaces - http://www.wikispaces.com/


Wikidata / Bots Edit

http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikidata/Bots


World University and School LicensingEdit

World University and School - like Wikipedia with Greatest Universities' OpenCourseWare (not endorsed by MIT OCW) - incorporated as a nonprofit effective April 2010 and has been a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, educational organization charity through November 12, 2012, and is re-applying for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status, as of August 2013.

World University & School is a community of learners and teachers who value — and are themselves strengthened by — the rich diversity of its participants. In order to cultivate a flourishing teaching, learning and creating conversation in a diverse and complex world, WUaS welcomes all languages, students, families, faculty, board members, and staff with differences based on (but not limited to) race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, family structure, and economic background.

All content on this site is freely available under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 license - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ .

The World University and School program is not endorsed by MIT or MIT OpenCourseWare.





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