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21st Century Education | Public Talk with Steve Wheeler | AUT City

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21st Century Education | Free Public Talks with Steve Wheeler (UK) - Learning Technologies Expert

"Steve Wheeler is a Learning Innovations Consultant and former Associate Professor of Learning Technologies at the Plymouth Institute of Education where he chaired the Learning Futures group and led the Computing and science education teams. He continues to research into technology supported learning and distance education, with particular emphasis on the pedagogy underlying the use of social media and Web 2.0 technologies, and also has research interests in mobile learning and cybercultures. He has given keynotes to audiences in more than 35 countries and is author of more than 150 scholarly articles, with over 6000 academic citations. An active and prolific edublogger, his blog Learning with ‘e’s is a regular online commentary on the social and cultural impact of disruptive technologies, and the application of digital media in education, learning and development. In the last few years it has attracted in excess of seven million unique visitors.

Steve is a global educator, teaching online, and on a number of undergraduate and post-graduate teacher education programmes in the UK and overseas. He researches into technology supported learning and distance education, with particular emphasis on the pedagogy underlying the use of social media and Web 2.0 technologies, and he also has research interests in mobile learning and cybercultures. Steve is regularly invited to speak about his work and has given keynotes and invited lectures to audiences in more than 35 countries across 5 continents. He is currently involved in several research programmes related to technology supported learning, digital praxis, and learning through the use of social media and handheld technologies.

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From Steve: "I'm Associate Professor of learning technology in the Plymouth Institute of Education at Plymouth University. I chair the EDEN Network of Academics and Professionals and I serve on the editorial boards of a dozen international journals, including the open access publications Research in Learning Technology (formerly ALT-J), Digital Culture and Education, EURODL and IRRODL. I'm a Fellow of the European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN) and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. My research interests include learning technology, cybercultures, creativity and social media. Oh, and Im @timbuckteeth on Twitter...see you in Auckland soon.."

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This FREE public talk will be now be held at AUT City Campus, 25th October 6.30pm to 8pm in WG404.


new venue 25th Oct

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