Round Table Discussion: Digitalization of Education in Scandinavia
By Berner Lindström with Brian O'Connor and Haj Ross
[Due to technical issues, this lecture was unable to be recorded]
How is ICT changing educational practices in Sweden (and relatedly in Norway, Finland, and Denmark)? How can academia and schools work together to promote productive development? Join Drs. Lindström, O’Connor, and Ross for a presentation on the impact and influence of ICT on education in Scandinavia followed by a lively and provocative discussion.
This lecture was hosted at The Agora, in room G150, at Discovery Park (3940 North Elm Street, Denton, TX 76207). It was held on Friday, March 3, 2017 from 12:00—1:30 p.m.
Senior Professor Dr. Berner Lindström, from the University of Gothenburg, is a co-director of The Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society and heads the research group Learning, Knowing and IT which is situated both at the IT-university and the Faculty of Education.
Dr. Brian C. O'Connor, from COI:UNT, is a professor in the Department of Information Science and Founding Director of the Visual Thinking Laboratory. His focus is on information seeking behavior and image document access.
Dr. Haj (John Robert) Ross, from COI:UNT, is a Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Linguistics. His focus is on semantax and linguistic analysis of poetry.