Learning Technologies

Learning Technologies
Monday, March 17, 2014 - 12:30pm
Woodward 338

Featured flash talks:
Scaling Up Classroom Intimacy! By Celine Latulipe and Dave Wilson
We’ll be talking about how to replicate classroom intimacy and engagement for online educational video delivery. (Also the topic of an NSF CyberLearning proposal they are submitting)

Scaffolding Affinity Groups By Heather Lipford
We are investigating the use of affinity groups for connecting students outside of courses around computing and other interests. I will discuss our plans for testing these this spring in CCI and in STARS, and our plans for scaffolding the group formation and interaction.

Crowdsourcing the Design of Learning Experiences By Mary Lou Maher
We are repurposing our NatureNet platform in which we crowdsource ideas for scientific challenges and interaction design to be an extra-curricular self-directed learning environment for student groups to work on complex real world problems. (The topic of a CyberLearning proposal)