Lecture Presentations at Academic Conferences

February 17, 2016. Chair of International Panel Discussion. Challenges and Opportunities for Research and Design of Future Learning Spaces. 11th Annual Chais conference for the Study of Innovation and Learning Technologies: Learning in the Technological Era. Ra'anana, Israel.  

August, 2015. A meta-synthesis of enculturation discourse and design. European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction (EARLI) Conference. Limassol, Cyprus: Cyprus University of Technology.

May 2014. Teaching teachers to learn about learning: An integrated process-content approach. The National Graduate School for Teacher Education in Norway (NAFOL) Conference. Tromsø, Norway.

May 8, 2014. Encultuation-in-Action: Students developing understanding of technology enhanced classroom learning communities. Featured presentation at 1st Haifa Doctoral Students Faculty of Education Conference. 

Feb 12. 2014. Productive failure in a learning community: A group developmental perspective. Chais conference for the study of innovation and learning technologies. Ra'anana, Israel.

January 28, 2014. Enculturation: Contemporary use in the learning sciences from a historical perspective. First annual Israeli Learning Sciences conference. Haifa, Israel

June 19, 2013: An adapted group psychotherapy framework. Presentation at tenth computer supported collaborative learning (CSCL) conference. Madison, Wisconsin, USA. 

June, 2012. A group psychotherapeutic perspective on transforming participation in a learning community. International conference of the Learning Sciences. Sydney, Australia. 

2010. Teaching English using performance based assessment and project based learning. Meital Conference. Shenkar College, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

2006. Teaching math using performance based assessment. Coalition of Essential Schools Conference. Philadelphia, PA.

April, 2005. Incorporating Technology into Project-Based Learning. Presentation at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Regional Conference (NCTM).  Philadelphia, PA. 

Workshops at Academic Conferences

January 2016. Humanistic Learning Communities. With Dani Ben-Zvi. Third annual Israeli Learning Sciences Conference. Weizman Institute of Science, Israel.

June 2014. Current research and practice on learning communities: What we know, what are the issues, and where are we going? With Katerine Bielaczyc and Dani Ben-Zvi. International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS 2014), Boulder, CO: University of Colorado. 

April, 2006. Performance based assessment. With Vanguard High School Math Department. Workshop at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference (NCTM).  St. Louis, MA.


Poster Presentations at Academic Conferences

June, 2015. Enculturating enculturation: A meta-synthesis of the learning sciences' discourse and designs.The Computer Supported Collaborative Learning Conference (CSCL). Gothenburg, Sweden. 

June, 2015. Developing a framework to enhance creativity and creative collaboration via video self-reflection. The Computer Supported Collaborative Learning Conference (CSCL). Gothenburg, Sweden. 

June, 2015. The emergence of norms in a technology enhanced learning community. The Computer Supported Collaborative Learning Conference (CSCL). Gothenburg, Sweden.

June 2014. Linked reading and writing using wikilinking: Promoting knowledge building within technology-enhanced classroom learning communities. International Conference of the Learning Sciences. Boulder, CO: University of Colorado. 

June 2014. Enculturation: Contemporary use in the learning sciences from a historical perspective. International Conference of the Learning Sciences.  Boulder, CO: University of Colorado. 

February, 2014. The development of norms in a technology-enhanced classroom learning community (TCLC). Ninth Chais Conference for the Study of Innovation and Learning Technologies: Learning in the Technological Era. Ra’anana, Israel: The Open University.

June, 2013. Productive subjective failure in a learning community: Process of explicating and negotiating norms. Tenth Computer Supported Collaborative Learning Conference. Madison, WI, USA: University of Wisconsin.

February 2012. Enculturation in action: students’ developing understanding of technology-enhanced classroom learning communities. Seventh Chais Conference on Instructional Technologies Research: Learning in the technological era. Ra’anana, Israel: The Open University.

Feb 15, 2012: Enculturation in action: students' developing understanding of technology-enhanced classroom learning communities.Seventh Chais Conference on Instructional Technologies Research: Learning in the technological era. Open University, Israel.

Presentations in Academic Settings (non-conference)

April 24, 2013: Seminar presentation to the Educational Technologies Program, University of Haifa, Israel.

June 2012: Developing understanding of technology-enhanced classroom learning communities. Presentation as part of educational technologies open day. 

April 18, 2012. Academic writing: A way to live in the scientific community. Workshop given to M.A. students in the Educational Technologies Program at the University of Haifa. 

May 2, 2012. Alternative education: The secret to technology integration. Workshop given to teacher certification students in the University of Haifa PDS program. 

March, 2011.  A project-based learning approach to enculturate scientific habits in Grade 9 English students. University of Haifa Open Day:

Conferences Organized

Feb, 2015. 2nd Israeli Learning Sciences Conference, Poster Session for Emerging Researchers.

May 2014. 1st Haifa University, Faculty of Education, Doctoral Students Conference: Building a Learning Community of Doctoral Students: The Next Generation.

Feb, 2014. 1st Israeli Learning Sciences Conference, Poster Session for Young Researchers.