[ECT Colloquium Series] Nicole Krämer

Monday, March 30, 2015, 2:30pm-4:00pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201

Facebook as a tool for socializing… but also for learning?

Nicole Krämer will talk about Facebook and the effects of friendships and well-being on social capital and learning. For more info, visit the talk website.

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[ECT Colloquium Series] Rand Spiro

Monday, April 27, 2015, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201

The Post-Gutenberg Mind: A Comprehensive Framework for Next-Generation Learning with Technology in Complex Domains

Rand Spiro will talk The Post-Gutenberg Mind: A Comprehensive Framework for Next-Generation Technology-Based Learning in Complex Domains for High Proficiency Goals and Experience Acceleration: Nonlinear and Recombinant Logics of Thought, Worlds in Grains of Sand, and the Development of Situation-Adaptive Cognitive Flexibility (using Hypermedia and Video, on the Web, with Mobile Devices, in Online Courses, and with Games, to Better Prepare for Generative Knowledge Application in Ill-Structured Domains, “Second Machine Age” Jobs, Grand Social Challenges, and Meta-Idea-Driven Economic Growth). For more info, visit the talk website.

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[CREATE & ECT Colloquium Series] Miguel Nussbaum

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201

Educational Games and the Design Based Research Approach

Miguel Nussbaum will talk about developing video games which align educational and gaming elements, using a Design Based Research (DBR) approach. For more information and the abstract, visit the talk website.

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[ECT Colloquium Series] June Ahn

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 1:00pm-2:30pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201

Reimagining STEM Pathways through the Design of Learning Environments and Technologies

an image of the presenter, June AhnJune Ahn talks about ways we can connect STEM learning across different settings, and increase equitable representations across STEM fields. For more information and the abstract, visit the talk website.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[ECT Colloquium Series] Audrey Watters

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th Floor, Brooklyn NY 11201

Ed-tech and Conviviality in an Age of Surveillance
A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology at MAGNET

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Audrey Watters asks if ed tech tools actually benefit the students they’re supposed to be for. For more information and the abstract, visit the talk website.

 

 

 

[ECT Colloquium Series] W. Russell Neuman

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)
2 Metrotech Center, 8th FloorBrooklyn NY 11201

Instructional Design in the Era of the MOOC
A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology at MAGNET

Professor Neuman will review the latest findings on the effectiveness of online higher education and the relevance of that research for new developments in instructional design. For more information and the abstract, visit the talk website.

[MCC Lecture Series] Mimi Ito

Geeking Out and Leveling Up: How Gamers, Fans, and Makers Learn Through Affinity Networks
Hosted by the NYU Departments of Media, Culture, and Communication; Teaching & Learning; Steinhardt Office of Global Programs; and Programs in Educational Communication & Technology.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 4:00pm
NYU Steinhardt
239 Greene Street, 8th Floor
NY 10003

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[ECT Colloquium Series] Camillia Matuk

Investigating tools for learning, collaboration, and design
A presentation sponsored by the Programs in Educational Communication and Technology at MAGNET.

This talk will explore the multifaceted role of technology in supporting cognition, collaboration, and design for learning. For more information, visit the abstract and talk website.

Monday, September 29, 2014, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Town Hall * MAGNET (Media And Games Network)2 Metrotech Center, 8th FloorBrooklyn NY 11201

 

Faculty Position: Assistant/Associate Professor, Kent State University

The School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences at Kent State University invites applications for a position in the Educational Psychology and Instructional Technology program. This is a fulltime tenure-track position beginning in the Fall semester of 2015.

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Job: VP of Digital Experiences, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Lincoln Center, the world’s leading Performing Arts Center, is looking for a highly motivated senior leader to oversee the development and implementation of their digital experiences. This position is focused on understanding Lincoln Center’s customer needs and building solutions that leverage digital technologies to provide engaging, compelling, industry-leading, and successful solutions.

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