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Heather Zimmerman
Works at Penn State University
Attended University of Washington
Lives in State College, PA
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With my colleagues, we have a new publication out on mobile computing in outdoor learning settings!
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Research Group member Michael R. Mohney, Senior Instructor of Landscape Contracting, speaking tomorrow, November 3 from 11 am to Noon on the topic of teaching collaborative design skills in higher education.

“Employing Social and Collaborative Platforms for Experiential Learning in Landscape Design” 

In the design fields of architecture, landscape design, and interior design, many firms rely on collaborative design teams early in the design process and will continue to work together through the design development phases of projects.  This presentation will discuss the significance of social and online collaborative platforms for design industry professionals and how students in the Landscape Contracting major use sites such as AutoCAD360, Google 3D Warehouse, and Houzz for collaboration in real world contexts for learning in social situations that rely on interaction, discussion, and negotiation. 
LEARNING SCIENCES COLLABORATIONS. There are several collaborations within the College that connect to the Learning Sciences, some of which are associated directly with the Krause Innovation Studio. One area of synergy can be found in the cross-departmental course offerings in the learning ...
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I've got the Olympic spirit, although clearly not  the Olympic style. 
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Hi +Heather Zimmerman  ( Department of Learning and Performance Systems) - congratulations indeed on your promotion to Associate Professor ! I just read the news from PSU College of Education (mass mail) 
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Thanks to Carla Zembal-Saul for talking about DBR research methods to study teacher education!    Your perspectives on developing and maintain partnerships inspired our thinking.
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Today, I am participating and presenting at the 2nd Annual COIL Research Symposium. I am excited to learn more about the learning technologies innovations at Penn State.
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I'm co-organizing a pre-conference workshop on applying learning research to science center practice at the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC). It's Friday, October 14, 2011 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.. in Baltimore, MD. Join us if you are interested!
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  • University of Washington
    Ph.D. Learning Sciences
  • University of Washington
    M.A. Museology
  • Cornell University
    B.S. Science Communication
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  • Penn State University
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  • University of Washington
  • Pacific Science Center
  • PCC Natural Markets
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