Please. God. No. The Second Life Education Wiki, a resource for educators and academics interested in using Second Life for teaching purposes. On a serious note, the wiki has collected a lot of valuable links to gaming study materials although I don’t see a huge, blinking neon sign warning educators (that’s the cool word for teachers) that SL is largely an adult zoo.
Ultima Online is revamping their combat system and they took an unusual approach: they gave their players substantial advanced warning of the New Game Enhancements. !!! That’s just crazy.
From Wired: You Play World of Warcraft? You’re Hired!: Why multiplayer games may be the best kind of job training. Seriously, don’t put your gaming credentials on a resume and think that I’m going to hire you. Skills in guild management may very well directly translate into real life job skills, but I know the true impact: sick days are for getting some extra gaming time.