Miller and Doering to present keynote at AACE Global Time

Dr. Doering and Dr. Miller will be presenting one of three keynotes during next week's online conference "Global Time", presented by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education. You can learn more about their presentation and the conference at the following link:  http://aace.org/conf/gtime/speakers/2012/doering-miller.htm...

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SOPA/PIPA and the LT Media Lab

LTML is against SOPA and PIPA. SOPA and PIPA threaten the future of the Internet including the work we do here at the lab. Join us in sending a message by signing the petition on scribd.com below. An Open Letter to Washington http://www.scribd.com/doc/75746065/Open-Letter-to-Washington-SOPA-and-PIPA   Sincerely, LTML   MINNESOTA FRIENDS - CONTACT YOUR...

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Multiple LTML represented in Distance Education

Miller and Doering (LTML Co-Directors), along with Suzan Koseoglu (LT PhD student), have 2 articles in the November 2011 issue of Distance Education. Miller, C. (2011). Aesthetics and e-assessment: The interplay of emotional design and learner performance. Distance Education 32(3), 307-337. Koseoglu, S. & Doering, A. (2011)....

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Pazurek presents at AAACE

LT's Angel Pazurek presented "Fostering Student Engagement in Online Learning Environments by Designing Experiences" at the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education last week in Indianapolis, Indiana.Her presentation was part of the AHEA (Adult Higher Education Alliance) strand of AAACE which is focused on...

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LT Media Lab Kickoff Event

Join us Monday, November 21st from 5:30-8:30PM at the McNamara Alumni Center for an exciting celebration of the newly established UMN CEHD Learning Technologies Media Lab. We will showcase the award-winning projects of the Lab, host a special presentation by Milton Chen, and share our...

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New Digital Literacies Column Published

The September 2011 issue of the Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy features the latest digital literacies column written by David O'Brien and Scott Voss, "Reading Multimodally: What is Afforded?" Cassie Scharber edits this column along with David O'Brien....

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Symposium: Digital Youth Network – less than 2 weeks away!

Join LTML, the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Youth Development, and Youthprise in welcoming Nichole Pinkard (co-founder of the Digital Youth Network and YOUmedia) on Friday, Oct. 28th from 9-12. Dr. Pinkard will be presenting, "Digital Youth Network: Developing 21st Century Learners Through the...

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Youth workers and educators meet to discuss collaborative efforts: Engaging youth and adolescents as digital media producers in support of learning

Initiated by LTML and the Center for Youth Development at the University of Minnesota (CYD), a working group met to explore the collaborative possibilities including joint projects and research studies. Representatives from both in-school and out-of-school settings within the Twin Cities participated, motivated to "dig...

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Photos from the AvenueASL launch event

Thanks again to everyone who came to the event last Friday - we are all very excited for the interest in AvenueASL and are looking forward to where it will go next! Please click "Continue Reading" to see a full set of photos from the...

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AvenueASL Launch Event!

Join us for the launch of AvenueASL on Friday, September 30, from 2 - 4 p.m. and receive a FREE unlimited fall 2011 semester package! AvenueASL is an innovative ASL practice, assessment, and evaluation system that creates a virtual language lab and redefines traditional ASL e-assessment. For more...

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Scharber quoted on Kare-11 News

Cassie Scharber was quoted on KARE-11 regarding the use of technology in the classroom. She noted that the use of technology in education is moving quickly to the use of tablet computers and that one of the most underutilized technologies in the classroom are smartphones...

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New Design/Development position open!

We've posted a new position for the LT Media Lab! Please click "Continue Reading" to see detailed information on this position, or go directly to the UofM Employment website to see this posting and to apply: http://employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=96265 [column32] Position Details Position Title: LT Media Lab - New Media Designer/Developer Job...

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MAGE Summer Institute comes to the LT Media Lab

The Minnesota Alliance for Geographic Education held a week-long institute to providing new ideas for providing improved skills and understanding of the technology that is available to geography teachers today. One of the days this week was spent here at the LT Media Lab learning...

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Doering and Miller Keynote FTF Visions Conference

Doering and Miller were invited to present the following two keynote presentations on June 20-21 to kick off the 2011 Facilitating the Future Conference for K-16 educators throughout Wisconsin: Doering, A. & Miller, C. (2011, June). 9.5 Guidelines to Technology Transformation. Keynote presentation at the 2011...

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