Interactive Breakout Session ENG63
The Zone of Effective Learning: Finding the Sweet Spot of Maximum Technology Impact
Date Friday, Dec 8 Time – Room Lincke
Designing engaging education to engage learners requires a clear understanding of the relationship between teaching, learning and technology. Whether you are an educator, curriculum developer or EdTech business: this interactive session offers a tool and framework that will place your work in "the zone of effective learning".
Inholland University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Zac Woolfitt is a lecturer and researcher at Inholland University in The Netherlands. With a background in tourism where he worked in the US and Canada for ten years, he is now based near Amsterdam. Since 2010 he has been conducting research into the effective use of video in higher education. His master thesis examined the obstacles that teaching staff face when transitioning from face-to-face, to teaching via video (from 3d to 2d). Using a variety of technologies, he has recorded over 100 web lectures that are used when ‘flipping’ the classroom in a blended learning format. He is also experimenting with integrating video as part of a dynamic and interactive learning environment