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OpenSim used in project to help Asperger's kids

Feb 25, 2011, 15:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Varghese)

[ Thanks to Sam Varghese for this link. ]

"Researchers from Victoria University plan to aid kids with Asperger syndrome by helping them learn through interaction with professional programmers and designers.

"The location for the project is Footscray in Melbourne's west, primarily because the support in the area for children with an autism spectrum disorder is very low, according to Stefan Schutt, a researcher from VU and one of two people involved in setting up the project.

"The programmers in question all work for contractor Dale Linegar on projects for both VU and Monash University, the Canberra Institute of Technology and private businesses."

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