I first heard about Alice at a technology conference in 2009. There was some hands-on time where we were led in a brief activity, but I must admit that I felt in over my head. I could this program confusing some students, but some students--particularly gifted students or students interested in computer programming--might really enjoy the opportunity to build virtual worlds. You may already be somewhat familiar with this program if you've ever watched Randy Pausch's "Last Lecture."
Jessica Pilgreen is a National Board Certified secondary English teacher, a Doctoral candidate at UMSL, a Google Certified Educator, a PBS Learning Media Digital Innovator, a mom, a wife, and a self-proclaimed ed tech enthusiast!