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Tuesday, June 11 • 10:00am - 5:00pm
PD Track 2: ARIS Summit 2013 [Closed to accepted participants]

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*Please note: ARIS Summit 2013 is for accepted participants only.

ARIS is an easy to use and powerful place-based mobile game platform for iOS that has been used in classrooms, museums, after-school workshops and summer institutes to structure exploration and inquiry through play, and to foster creativity problem-solving through game design. With tens of thousands of iPads coming into schools across the country, the ability to create personalized educational games is here!

This PD track brings together a core group of educators who are already using ARIS, in order to share experiences and innovative uses of the platform.  Advanced users will share practical innovations and solutions with each other, and meet with developers to discuss new feature requests and workflows. 

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David Gagnon

Director, Field Day Lab, University of Wisconsin - Madison
I have a sweet spot for directing small design teams to approach big challenges. I like thinking and making real world products that are inspired by all the cool stuff kids like these days. I love seeing other people find themselves by making something new. I also am a bit of a baking addict, still trying to nail the traditional sour dough baguette in a wood fired oven.
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Breanne Litts

University of Wisconsin-Madison
I am a Ph.D. student in Curriculum & Instruction with a Digital Media focus at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I currently serve as a project assistant for Dr. Erica Halverson on an NSF funded project researching makerspaces and learning through making. Additionally, I am a researcher in the newly founded Mobile Learning Incubator in Academic Technology at UW-Madison. Broadly, my scholarly interests are focused around the intersection of... Read More →

Tuesday June 11, 2013 10:00am - 5:00pm
Main Lounge

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