In this live webcast recorded at EdTechTalk.com on February 4, 2013, Dr. Kristina Lambright joined us to discuss her research on service learning. Kristina is an Associate Professor at Binghamton University. Her full profile is available at http://www2.binghamton.edu/ccpa/public-administration/faculty/lambright.html
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013, the Designers for Learning project kicked off with our first webcast. Dr. Richard Schwier, professor of Educational Technology and Design at the University of Saskatchewan, joined our first discussion. The chat transcripts and audio recording of the webcast can be found at our online studio space at EdTechTalk.com.
On January 8th, Impact Engine held their Community Demo Day in Chicago. The purpose of the event was to showcase their first cohort of early stage companies, each setting up for-profit businesses to address social and environmental challenges. A question to explore ... What problems / opportunities / needs do these organizations have that could be addressed by the instructional design community?