Morning NMCA Workshops
$125.00
Virtual Reality Master Class: Learning Through Immersive Experiences
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 09:00 AM — 12:00 PM EDT

Join the presenters for a workshop that mixes storytelling, future thinking, and experimenting with virtual and augmented reality tools (VR and AR). In this hands-on workshop, experiment with a variety of immersive tools and apps,… [  Read more...]

 
Emory Craig (College of New Rochelle)
 
Maya Georgieva (Digital Bodies - Immersive Learning)
 
$125.00
Lights, Camera, Change: Leading Academic Innovation through Storytelling
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 09:00 AM — 12:00 PM EDT

Leading strategic innovation in higher education means telling stories to audiences on and beyond campuses. In the YouTube era, video is capable of much more than course capture. Video and visual storytelling are powerful tools to… [  Read more...]

 
Kyle Dickson (Abilene Christian University)
 
Matt Frank (Loyola Marymount University)
 
$125.00
Automation, Creativity, and Education
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 09:00 AM — 12:00 PM EDT

How will advancing automation impact teaching and creativity? In this interactive workshop, examine emerging technologies and practices that add artificial intelligence to learning, art, and storytelling. Hands-on work will demonstrate the… [  Read more...]

 
Bryan Alexander (Bryan Alexander Consulting)
 
Afternoon NMCA Workshops
$125.00
What Do We Do With Research Findings?
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 01:00 PM — 04:00 PM EDT

Creating and diffusing online instructional practices from data and evidence:

This workshop is formatted as a brainstorming discussion that takes findings from the DETA Research Center cross-institutional study (10+ institutions) on… [  Read more...]

 
Tanya Joosten (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)
 
Rachel Cusatis (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)
 
$125.00
Video Games 101: Let's Make a Video Game in a Day!
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 01:00 PM — 04:00 PM EDT

In this intensive workshop, participants will analyze classic video games, create a story metaphor, research royalty free art and sound f/x ...and then design, build, and produce a basic video game (specifically a "rail shooter" based on… [  Read more...]

 
Jared Bendis (Case Western Reserve University)
 
$125.00
Future Of Learning: It Just Got Serious.
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 01:00 PM — 04:00 PM EDT

With up to 70% of future jobs under threat, education systems need to do more than provide digital skills. A new mindset is needed to help students bypass the ‘know-what game’ that is being mastered by artificial intelligence. Instead, the… [  Read more...]

 
Jona Nalder (Future-U.org)
 
$125.00
Computational Thinking: A Digital Storytelling Perspective
 
NMCA Workshop
Tuesday 06/13/2017 01:00 PM — 04:00 PM EDT

It is crucial for all students to develop an array of problem-solving and critical thinking skills that evolves with available toolsets. Computational thinking, first described by Seymour Papert, is particularly powerful in this regard,… [  Read more...]

 
Ruben Puentedura (Hippasus)