Educate in the
Virtual World

Discover new models for engaged,
collaborative learning in 3D spaces.

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50% Discount for Eligible Educators

Eligible educational organizations enjoy
50% off certain land costs in Second Life.

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Why Second Life?

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Immersive Teaching

Engage students in fun, interactive 3D environments.

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Real-Time Collaboration

Collaborate, teach, and create together using voice and text.

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Global Community

Join hundreds of educators from around the world.

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Safe & Secure Campuses

Control access to your campus and/or restrict students to only your region.

Education & Research Case Studies

In the Classroom

Researchers from Texas A&M University and Florida Institute of Technology are exploring how Second Life can facilitate and enhance the learning process.

Simulation Research

Sandra L. Winkler from Nova Southeastern University in Florida is researching how virtual reality can offer a better learning environment for amputees.

A powerful platform for engaged learning.

A number of educational spaces in Second Life are open to the public. Check them out in the Destination Guide.

Educator Resources

Education Wiki

Find helpful information on how to get started in
Second Life including FAQs, pricing, security, and more.

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Discussion Forum

Ask questions and get answers from other
educators and students in the official forums.

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