VWBPE 2021 Call for Sponsors

VWBPE 2021 Call for Sponsors

Since 2009, Rockcliffe University Consortium has managed the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference (VWBPE) with the support of well over 70 volunteers from the US, Canada, and Europe. This conference is unique in that it is completely online and free...
The Call for Proposals for VWBPE 2021 Reconnaissance is Now Open

Welcome to VWBPE 21 Reconnaissance

Reconnaissance is the subtle art of exploring areas outside of our expertise that may be potentially opposed to our current outlook or world view. Before this pandemic, the idea of a telecommuting economy seemed like a dystopian fantasy. Today, it is an inescapable...
Going Virtual with the Journal of Virtual Studies

Going Virtual with the Journal of Virtual Studies

Being virtual means different things to different people, depending on available technologies and experiences. The Journal of Virtual Studies defines virtual broadly, to be inclusive of all the different ways in which the marvels of computer-mediated communication...
VWBPE Announces Recipient of 2020 Thinkerer Award

VWBPE Announces Recipient of 2020 Thinkerer Award

In 2014, the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Organizational Committee instituted a new personal achievement award to recognize an individual who has provided outstanding service to both the field of education and the virtual world community at large. Past...
VWBPE 2020 Welcomes the (Virtual) World!

VWBPE 2020 Welcomes the (Virtual) World!

Since 2007, the educational communities using immersive digital spaces for learning have come together to share what we have learned about using games and simulations in the classroom. For many, the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education has been the vanguard...