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Symposium Embodied Design in Education

posted 7 Sep 2015, 00:05 by ICO Education   [ updated 7 Sep 2015, 00:06 ]
October 16, Utrecht University - 
You are invited to attend our symposium on 

Embodied Design in Education 
October 16 2015 
Utrecht Universiy, Boothzaal, Universiteitsbibliotheek, Heidelberglaan 3, Utrecht 

Organized by Arthur Bakker, Marieke van der Schaaf, Shakila Shayan, & Paul Leseman (Utrecht University) 


This symposium is a follow-up on a one-day conference (23 June, 2014) aiming to exchange the newest insights on how to make embodied design productive for technology-enhanced learning environments. Speakers discuss what education can learn from embodied cognition research in science and mathematics, sensory-motor skills and sports, as well as multimedia learning.

We are pleased to announce our confirmed speakers:
Dor Abrahamson (University of California, Berkeley), Raúl Sánchez-García (European University of Madrid), Wim Pouw (Erasmus University Rotterdam), and Kristine De Martelaer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Utrecht University).

This symposium is funded by Educational and Learning Sciences (Utrecht University). Participation is free of charge. More details will follow soon, for now please:

Save the date and tell your colleagues! 
Register via e-mail to: 
Nienke Emmerik (N.vanEmmerik@uu.nl). Please indicate: your name, institute/department and academic position. Registration is open until (and including) October 14th . Please forward this message to anyone who might be interested in attending!