College of Education & Human Development
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Aaron Doering is an associate professor in learning technologies at the University of Minnesota. He holds the Bonnie Westby-Huebner Endowed Chair in Education and Technology, is a laureate of the prestigious humanitarian Tech Awards and is an IonE resident fellow. He has delivered education on sustainability and climate change to more than 10 million students by traveling over 5,000 miles throughout the circumpolar Arctic as well as throughout the world.
Doering's current projects, Earthducation and North of Sixty, investigate the intersection of education and sustainability on all seven continents over the next two years and engage students in the Arctic by helping them collect traditional ecological knowledge while sharing it with the world. Doering gives hundreds of talks each year on adventure learning and motivation. His academic writing is focused on how adventure learning impacts the classroom experience, designing and developing online learning environments, and K–12 technology integration.
Doering has received millions of dollars in grants; has published more than 60 journal articles, books, book chapters and conference proceedings; and is the co-author of Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching and The New Landscape of Mobile Learning.
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