- Lifelong Digital Humanist
- Cyber Researcher, Online Educator, Futurist
- 21st Century Education Expert, Enthusiast
Dr. Jason Ohler is a professor emeritus, speaker, writer, teacher and cyber culture researcher. He is also a lifelong futurist and digital humanist. Three decades ago at the University of Alaska he helped create one of the first educational technology programs in the U.S. devoted to teacher and student empowerment, and has been involved in the world of digital learning ever since. He has worked both online and in classrooms at home and internationally during this time, helping students develop the new media literacies they need to be successful in the digital age. He was a pioneer in the “blended learning” movement, helping to craft individualized educational solutions using distributed learning technology. He is a passionate promoter of “Art the Next R” and of combining innovation, creativity and digital know-how to help reinvent teaching and learning. He is also an enthusiastic champion of the need for students to learn how to use technology wisely and safely, with awareness and compassion, so they can become informed and productive citizens in a global digital society./p...
New Media Narrative, Movie Making and Digital Storytelling in the Classroom – From Tools to Assessment to Social Media
Digital Community, Digital Citizen – Perspectives For Education
New Media, New Students - New Literacies, New Citizens
It was a great experience to work with you, as Vancouver teachers have been raving about your keynote and afternoon presentations since last Friday!
Conference Organizer, Vancouver School District