Cara A. North has recently been elected as the Association for Educational Communications & Technology’s
Communications Officer on the Board of the Research and Theory Division.
Ceren Korkmaz and Vicki Simmerman presented their research at the poster session at 2018 OSU EHE Student Research Forum. While Ceren presented her literature review on machine learning, Vicki presented the comprehensive program evaluation she designed to support the growth and betterment of the OHI/O Hackathon.
The LED Research group at the Greater Columbus Convention Center
The LED Research Group gave a talk at the 2018 Ohio Educational Technology Conference, entitled “When Learning Design Meets Online Learning: Concepts and Cases.” We introduced the educators in attendance to the concept of learning design, and showed them how they could use the field’s methods and strategies to design online learning that met their learners’ needs.
Cara North and Ana-Paula Correia presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) 2017 Annual Convention in Jacksonville, FL. The presentation was titled, “Evaluation of the Duolingo English Test: Implications for K-12 English Language Learners” and was offered in a roundtable format with three other co-presenters. Resources from the presentation can be found at http://go.osu.edu/CPR
AECT concurrent session, Jacksonville, FL.
Correia was also selected as a mentor and guest speaker for the AECT Early Career Symposium that took place two days before the 2017 Annual Convention. The Early Career Symposium aims to create a community of researchers committed to designing the next generation of learning technologies and increase understanding of how people learn in technology-rich learning environments.
AECT Early Career Symposium, Jacksonville, FL.
Ana-Paula Correia gave the keynote speech at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association entitled “The Faces of Innovation in Education and Research.” Correia offered her own interpretation of the conference theme while weaving instances of her own professional journey that evidenced innovation in teaching and scholarly work.
Mid-Western Educational Research Association, Evanston, IL.