Tag Archives: Jim Martinez

Developmentalists take the stage at American Educational Research Association

Some 14,000 educators flocked to Philadelphia for meetings of the American Educational Research Association — among them several hundred Vygotskians — members of the Cultural Historical Research Special Interest Group (SIG), who staged some of the more innovative presentations under the … Continue reading

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Vygotskians CHAT @ AERA Professional Development Course

Institute director of pedagogy and Rutgers University faculty Carrie Lobman co-led a professional development and training course entitled, Cultural Historical Activity Theory Methodologies in the 21st Century: The Intersections of Theory, Research, Policy and Praxis at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in San Francisco. Lobman is co-Program … Continue reading

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Ctty Meeting & Fundraiser caps spring fundraising drive

The Institute celebrated an annual rite of spring with its 6th annual Community Meeting and Fundraiser.   The festive gathering — a hallmark of the Institute’s financial independence — brought together 75+ shareholders and friends along with new colleagues and supporters.  The fundraising event … Continue reading

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Jim Martinez brings NYIT science students to Harlem classrooms

New York Institute of Technology Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology and Institute faculty Jim Martinez engineered an innovative educational program that brought 23 of his NYIT science and technology students to Harlem’s P.S. 241. His students provided professional development for the Harlem … Continue reading

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Book party celebrates publications by Lobman, O’Neill and Martinez

Friends, family and colleagues gathered on Friday, November 18, to raise a glass to celebrate the publication of two books, hot off the presses:  A Performatory Approach to Teaching, Learning and Technology, by Jaime E. (Jim) Martinez, Ph.D. and Play and … Continue reading

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Jim Martinez takes faculty position @ NY Institute of Technology

Techy collaborationist, Jim Martinez, will take a new position this September as Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology @ the NY Institute of Technology. His task?  Teach teachers how to make use of technology (computers, video, etc.) in their classrooms. Jim is … Continue reading

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