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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LT Student Summer Party 2011

Despite the sun taking its time to make an appearance, we had a really enjoyable gathering of students, staff and faculty of LT out at Dr. Miller's house. Thanks again to everyone for coming! ...

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Miller and Doering present at MN Perpich Center

On June 1st Charlie and Aaron were invited to deliver the opening presentation at the Minnesota Perpich Center for Arts Education Annual Music Education Technology Conference. They presented a new perspective on Contemporary e-assessment opportunities for music and performing arts online programs and led a...

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LTML M.Ed Student Showcase in the books!

Thanks to everyone for attending the Learning Technologies M.Ed Student Showcase. We had some great presentations and there was a lot of interaction and conversation helping one another with positive feedback and constructive ideation. Also, a big congratulations to all of the graduates and we...

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Kristina Eng joins LTML

LTML has hired its fourth employee! Meet Kristina Eng - LTML's Lab Manager. She's already showing her value assisting with current projects, and we hear she makes great cupcakes. Welcome, Kristina!...

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Earthducation featured in CEHD Connect magazine

The latest issue of CEHD's Connect magazine has an article about our Earthducation project. Please click the following link for a larger version if you're interested in reading the article: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ltmedialab/5687463543/sizes/o/in/photostream/ Update: The full article can now be read online: http://www.cehd.umn.edu/connect/2011Spring/Climate-Wisdom.html...

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Doering receives CEHD award

Dr. Doering receives Community Outreach and Engagement Faculty Award for his work with adventure learning from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. ...

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1st Annual LT M.Ed. Student Showcase

8 Learning Technologies Masters of Education students will showcase their final projects for graduation. At 5 PM, there will be a very brief presentation by each of the students providing an overview of their work. At 5:45, there will be an “un-poster” show in...

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Steady progress on the AvenueASL project

One of our projects currently in development is the overhaul of AvenueASL. We have begun the creation of the media that will be populated into the environment - samples of this work as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the video shoot are included after...

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Broader Impacts & Engagement Expo

The Broader Impacts & Engagement Expo is an opportunity for University of Minnesota research community to learn more about current modes of public engagement and broader impacts on funded proposals through discussions, presentations and demonstrations. The Expo is a collaborative effort among the Institute on the Environment, STEM...

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