Updates from Aaron Doering

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INTED2013 Interview

Doering interviewed at INTED2013 about his vision for education

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Doering recently keynoted the International Technology, Education and Development Conference in Valencia, Spain. His keynote focused on designing and developing transformative learning experiences. Doering was then interviewed about his vision for education. The two-day conference drew 700+ attendees from 70 different countries and covered the latest innovations and research in...

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Doering to keynote INTED 2013

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Doering will keynote the 7th International Technology, Education, and Development Conference. This international conference is being held March 4-6, 2013, in Valencia, Spain. View more about the conference and Doering's keynote at http://iated.org/inted2013/keynote. Follow @chasingseals ...

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North of Sixty° Updates & Interviews from Alaska

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As part of the North of Sixty° (http://n60.co) project, two team members recently spent two weeks in Alaska visiting schools in both the Northwest Arctic Borough and on Kodiak Island. While there, they met with teachers and students, as well as with community members who could speak to the history...

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North of Sixty° Launches

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Doering has just launched a new and exciting project called North of Sixty°. Its mission is to create a global tapestry of climate stories that weaves together the history and culture of Arctic communities worldwide and preserves the voices and ecological knowledge of generations. The project is collaborating with classrooms...

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Doering’s TEDx talk now viewable online

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Doering’s TEDxUMN talk from earlier this year has been published on the TEDx YouTube channel. Over the past decade, Doering has educated millions of learners throughout the world through his travels bringing adventure learning to the forefront of education. In this talk, he explains how to engage kids in learning...

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StarTribune article on learning with iPads cites Doering

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In a new Minneapolis StarTribune article on learning with iPads, Doering reminds us of the importance of teacher training as we integrate new technologies in the classroom: "No matter if it's the newest iPad, a new interactive whiteboard, or if every student has their own computer, we still need to invest...

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American Radio Works features multiple LTML interviews in new documentary

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A new American Radio Works documentary on how technology is revolutionizing higher education features interviews with Aaron, instructor Angel Pazurek, and other faculty and staff from the Learning Technologies Media Lab. "Digital technologies and the Internet are changing how many Americans go to college. From online learning to simulation programs to...

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Earthducation: Where technology, education & adventure converge

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TECH{dot}MN has published an article about the LT Media Lab's Earthducation project. The Earthducation team is traveling to climate hotspots on all the continents, documenting environmental issues and educational practices, and working together with a broad array of individuals, communities, and organizations to create an ecological narrative of educational beliefs....

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Polar Field Services features great article on North of Sixty

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Students in schools across the Arctic are about to begin an “adventure learning” journey, an effort to view their communities—and the impact of climate warming—through the eyes of local elders. The vehicle for this adventure is a project called North of Sixty, a National Science Foundation-funded initiative led by the University...

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TECH{dot}MN publishes article on GeoThentic

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TECH{dot}MN has published an article about the LT Media Lab's GeoThentic software. GeoThentic is an online scaffolded learning environment that helps teachers integrate geospatial technologies in the K-12 classroom for learning geography. The environment was built on the TPACK foundation and real-time feedback. In the article, Doering explains that with GeoThentic:...

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Doering & coauthor Roblyer publish 6th edition of Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching

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Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching, 6e, the leading educational technology text on the market, introduces the concept of technology integration, shows pre-service teachers how to plan for technology integration, and offers them the opportunity to practice technology integration when designing curriculum to support and shape learning. Integrating Educational Technology into...

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LTML Throws Summer Party with “The Right Here”

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In true LTML fashion, Charlie Miller and Aaron Doering hosted the Learning Technologies Media Lab Summer Party 2012. The band "The Right Here" rocked the night away, with LTML employee Luke Lecheler as lead guitarist. LTML students, staff, and faculty celebrated yet another great year at the lab as they...

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Doering to Keynote Edulearn12 in Barcelona

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Aaron has been invited to keynote the EDULEARN12 conference in Barcelona, Spain, in early July this year. His talk is titled "Adventure Learning: Bringing Real-World Issues Direct from the Field into Classrooms Worldwide." Aaron will speak about his dogsledding expeditions crossing the circumpolar Arctic, and his latest project, Earthducation, which...

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North of Sixty° Preparation Underway

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Project North of Sixty° will collaborate with classrooms in Arctic regions north of 60 degrees latitude to create a global tapestry of climate stories, weaving together the history and culture of Arctic communities worldwide and preserving the voices and ecological knowledge of generations. A new teaser website and video have...

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Education & Sustainability Across Australia

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During the past two weeks, Aaron and the Earthducation team have traveled across Australia from the population center of Sydney north to the remote communities of the Top End, and then east to the grasslands and Great Barrier Reef communities in north Queensland. It’s been an intense, adventure-filled journey spent...

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