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European Association for Practitioner Research on Improving Learning Conference 2015

May 17, 2015

EAPRIL, the European Association for Practitioner Research on Improving Learning (both in education and professional practice), invites researchers and practitioners to attend the 2015 EAPRIL Conference that will be organised in Luxembourg from Tuesday November 24 until Friday November 27, 2015.
EAPRIL, is a non-profit organisation that works on increasing the impact of practice-based research and applied educational research on educational policy… […]

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CfP: 9th European Conference on Games Based Learning (ECGBL)

March 22, 2015

The 9th European Conference on Games Based Learning – (ECGBL), hosted by Nord-Trondelag University College, Steinkjer, Norway on 8-9 October 2015 has extended their call for papers until the 6th of April. he conference committee welcomes contributions on a wide range of topics using a range of scholarly approaches including theoretical and empirical papers employing qualitative, quantitative and critical methods. Action research, case studies and work-in-progress/posters are welcomed approaches… […]

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Watch iLRN 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium’s videos

January 26, 2015

In case you didn’t have the opportunity to attend iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium, some of the videos are available to watch here!

As the inaugural event for the Immersive Learning Research Network, the Meeting & Virtual Symposium featured expert researchers, theorists, practitioners, and developers, who showcased projects and products that offer “immersive” learning experiences enhanced by digital technology. The meetup emphasized a communal interest in gathering expertise from across the disciplines, the need to meaningfully connect research to practice, and the critical necessity for people to have mutual experiences and frames of reference. […]

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iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium today! Join us!

November 19, 2014

First of all, we would like to thank you for joining us at the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN). The Immersive Learning Research Network is a new international organization of developers, educators, and research professionals collaborating and committed to develop the scientific, technical, and applied potential of immersive learning.

To begin our collaboration and find out about this dynamic new community, we would like to invite you to join us on November 20-22 for iLRN’s 1st Meeting & Virtual Symposium, our first meetup and kickoff event. This is a free event and everyone is welcome to attend the conference both physically or virtually from anywhere in the world! […]

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Oregon State University to Host First Event for Global Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nov 2014

September 15, 2014

Corvallis, Oregon, United States – September 10th, 2014 – In the near future, digital “immersive” learning experiences will deliver what will be the most powerful instances of formal education that some students have ever experienced, according to Jon Dorbolo, Associate Director of Oregon State University’s Technology Across the Curriculum (TAC).

Along with a cadre of fellow educational technology experts throughout the North West, Dorbolo has hosted an annual conference on immersive learning the past six (6) consecutive years. This year the event to be held on November 20, 21, and 22 on the Oregon State University campus marks the first that the local meetup / virtual simulcast event will be part of a larger, global research network. […]

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iLRN Prague 2015 Conference

July 20, 2014

The Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN) is happy to announce its first International Conference in Prague on July 13th and 14th, 2015. The international conference will be organised by Graz University of Technology and University of Essex under the umbrella of the Immersive Learning Research Network Conference as a special event of the International Conference on Intelligent Environments. […]

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Invitation to join iLRN: A New Interdisciplinary Collaborative Research Network to Study, Design, and Showcase Immersive Learning

July 14, 2014

University of Essex, Colchester, England, July 14th, 2014 – An international group of researchers, learning organizations, and teaching practitioners announced today the formation of a worldwide interdisciplinary effort to better define, share, and promote the emergent and practical means for learning in digitally-enhanced “immersive” contexts. The Immersive Learning Research Network, or iLRN, invites developers, educators, researchers, and business professionals working to join and collaborate to develop the scientific, technical, and applied potential of immersive learning. […]