Updates from Aaron Doering

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Explore, Teach, Inspire: Doering’s work featured at Midwest Mountaineering outdoor adventure expo

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How do we create an environmentally literate and socially engaged generation of learners able to generate innovative solutions to sustain the Earth and its diverse inhabitants into the unforeseeable future? Invite them along on breathtaking adventures to some of the most remote regions of Earth! Doering was invited to share...

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Doering & Henrickson showcase EarthXplorers at National Trust for Historic Preservation conference

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Doering and LT Media Lab Creative Director Jeni Henrickson showcased the new EarthXplorers online learning environment at the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) PastForward conference held in Houston this fall. Sponsored by ESRI and designed in collaboration with the NTHP, EarthXplorers scaffolds learners and teachers alike through the process...

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Doering presents keynote and workshop at Fulbright Peru

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Doering delivered the keynote talk and a workshop for Fulbright Peru in Lima, Peru, on November 3 and 4. His talk, titled “Innovations in Technology-Enhanced Learning: Designing for Transformation and Engagement,” centered on how technology can be used to transform the learning experience. In addition to the keynote, Dr. Doering...

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Doering delivers educational innovation talk at e-Learning Korea

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Doering delivered the keynote talk for the Future School: It’s Vision and Direction track at e-Learning Korea, held in Seoul from September 21-23. His talk, titled "Education, Exploration and Innovation: Exploring the Nexus," centered on educational innovations grounded in a blend of tech-enhanced learning and motivational principles geared at twenty-first-century...

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Doering showcases EarthXplorers at National Council for Geographic Education conference

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Doering presented a paper showcasing EarthXplorers at the National Council for Geographic Education conference in Tampa, Floria, in late July. EarthXplorers is a new online learning environment from Doering's LT Media Lab that offers an inquiry- and project-based approach to learning GIS, was presented at the ESRI Education conference in...

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EarthXplorers presented at ESRI Education conference

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EarthXplorers, a new online learning environment from Doering's LT Media Lab that offers an inquiry- and project-based approach to learning GIS, was presented at the ESRI Education conference in San Diego. Sponsored by ESRI and designed in collaboration with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, EarthXplorers scaffolds learners & teachers...

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Big Ten Network: A Minnesota professor’s crusade to bring education to life

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Doering was honored to be featured in an article on the Big Ten Network that celebrated his more than decade of adventure learning projects around the world. Huge thanks to Brian Summerfield and BTN LiveBIG for the interview and write-up. Read the full article at http://btn.com/2016/05/21/btn-livebig-a-minnesota-professors-crusade-to-bring-education-to-life/#sthash.qFXN6dAb.dpuf....

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USGA interviews Doering for video announcing new UMN partnership

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The United States Golf Association (USGA) recently visited the LT Media Lab to interview Dr. Aaron Doering for a video announcing a new USGA-University of Minnesota research partnership to tackle golf's challenges and foster innovation, particularly around issues of sustainability. The USGA is interested in Dr. Doering's adventure learning work...

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Doering keynotes Association for Information Science and Technology annual conference

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Doering delivered the keynote for the 2015 Association for Information Science and Technology annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri, this week. Titled "Building Community Online: Connecting People, Places, and Ideas through Innovative Design," Doering's talk centered on what innovation in education looks like and how research is designed to contribute...

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Doering & Henrickson present EarthXplorers project at NTHP PastForward conference in DC

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Doering and LT Media Lab colleague Jeni Henrickson presented the new EarthXplorers project during a power session of the National Trust for Historic Preservation annual PastFoward conference in Washington, DC. Harnessing the power of maps, storytelling, and modern tech, EarthXplorers is a free, inquiry- and project-based online learning environment designed...

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Doering & Henrickson publish article in JTATE on fostering creativity through inquiry & adventure

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Doering & LT Media Lab colleague Jeni Henrickson have published an article, "Fostering Creativity through Inquiry and Adventure in Informal Learning Environment Design," in the newest issue of the Journal of Technology and Teacher Education: http://www.editlib.org/p/151571/. This study examines an online informal learning environment and the role the learning environment...

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