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[Xmca-l] Re: Looking for lit on experiential learning?
Thanks Michael and Greg,
Interesting that the place to go for experience is virtual reality!
On Fri, Jan 8, 2016 at 10:59 AM, Glassman, Michael <email@example.com>
> Hi Greg,
> My own feeling is the best work in experiential learning right now is
> being done in virtual reality and I think eventually augmented reality.
> Check out the work of Kurt Squire and to a lesser extent Gilly Salmon.
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> Sent: Friday, January 08, 2016 12:46 PM
> To: eXtended Mind, Culture, Activity <firstname.lastname@example.org>;
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> Subject: [Xmca-l] Re: Looking for lit on experiential learning?
> Big fan of Chip Bruce's work on inquiry learning and she should check out
> what the Digital Media Learning Hub is doing with the Connected Learning
> These two sources may not show up in traditional lit reviews of
> experiential learning.
> On Fri, Jan 8, 2016, 12:23 PM Greg Thompson <email@example.com>
> > Folks,
> > I have a favor to ask:
> > I have a student who is interested in experiential learning (Kari
> > Kane, cc'd on this email, so please "reply all" if possible), and
> > we're looking for a greater breadth of the literature on experiential
> > So far, we have David Kolb's work on experiential learning and I've
> > pointed her to some oldie but goodie stuff by Dewey as well as the not
> > quite so oldie stuff by Cole.
> > So I'm just wondering if you have suggestions of folks who have done
> > particularly good work/writing on experiential learning? (doesn't
> > necessarily have to be from a CHAT perspective, just good work).
> > Some more details on Kari's research, she is going to be doing an
> > academic internship at (and eventually shaping her thesis around) work
> > at a tuition-based school for troubled youth that employs experiential
> > learning as one of the main pedagogical/therapeutic tools. Kari's
> > eventual interests are to bring a model like this to her work in
> > low-income communities, but for now she is focusing on the practice
> > and process of experiential learning.
> > Many thanks in advance for your help with this!
> > -greg
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> > Gregory A. Thompson, Ph.D.
> > Assistant Professor
> > Department of Anthropology
> > 880 Spencer W. Kimball Tower
> > Brigham Young University
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Gregory A. Thompson, Ph.D.
Department of Anthropology
880 Spencer W. Kimball Tower
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602