Posts By Fred Delventhal

About Fred Delventhal

My Skype address is Riptide.Furse.

In Second Life I am Riptide Furse and was the chair of the DEN in SL Leadership Council.

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  1. TONIGHT! Pack Your Curiosity and GO

    DATE: Aug 26 WORKSHOP: Pack your Curiosity and GO! Part 2 PRESENTER: Demb Oh DESCRIPTION: 3 trips, 9 teachers, 36 students, and the adventure of a lifetime! From Cape Town to Johannesburg, and then on to the African bush, come see what happened to STAR Discovery Educators as they journeyed around the world and used […]

  2. NECC Debrief Session at the DEN in SL

    Image by Sue Waters via Flickr On Wednesday, July 8 we invited educators to come reflect and share their NECC 09 experiences. Below you will find snippets of the very active conversation. If any of these items trigger a response or you want add to any of the conversation, please leave a comment. Valaina Shepherd: […]

  3. NECC 2009 Winners

    Image by krossbow via Flickr On behalf of the DEN in SL, I want to thank everyone that came by and said hi throughout the conference. Also thank you to everyone that attended our Bring Your Own Laptop session. It was great fun. We had the following winners at our session. Each of these people […]

  4. Hair Fair Landmarks

    Hair Fair Landmarks Yes sometimes it all boils down to great hair. The link above takes you to a blog I read and the author has gracioulsy made it easy to visit many if not all of the hair designers present at the Hair Fair. If you find the links useful make sure you comment […]

  5. A Little Shopping Trip into Second Life

    We took a little shopping trip in Second Life. Here are the stops we made. The Freebie Dungeon     The Gnubie Store at Powder Mill     Grendel’s Children     Style Starts Here     Redgrave     Blaze     Naughty Beach Mall   Do […]

  6. Time To Get All Gussied Up

    Remember today is the Edublog Award Ceremony. So put on your best clothes and come for the awards show and stay for the party after! The event is scheduled for: * GMT/UTC: 11pm, Saturday 20 Dec 2008 * AEST: 10am, Sunday 21 Dec 2008 * SLT: 3pm, Saturday 20 Dec 2008 Find out more info […]

  7. It's A Wrap – The Virtual Pioneers- Exploring History Through Virtual Worlds

    Wowie kazowie! If you weren’t able to join us last night, you missed a great presentation that included field trips to places in Second Life that I have never seen before. Spiff Whitfield introduced many of us to The Virtual Pioneers. They are a group located on sim Lighthouse Learning in the Wnyric building. They […]

  8. Shark Week Raffle Ball Prizes

    We have quite a bit going on for Shark Week. Our raffle ball is back! This time it is loaded with stuff. We have 5 different tshirts specially designed for the DEN in SL Shark Week event. Collect all 5. Remember the raffle ball goes off every 11 minutes and awards a random prize to […]

  9. Dive Into Shark Week with the DEN in SL

    Take a bite out of Shark Week. Don’t miss an episode! We are very excited about Shark Week and have planned several activities at the DEN in SL. What do Whale Sharks, Hammerheads, Mako Sharks and teachers have in common? They can all be seen at the DEN in Second Life “Swim with Sharks […]

  10. DEN Raffle NECC 2008

    Congratulations to those of you who have participated in our DEN at NECC 2008 Raffle. We’ve given away almost L$500 in just two days and you still have another day of chances. Keep in mind that the more people that are there, the more money that can be won. The prize goes for each avatar […]