Publications & Presentations

bookVisions, Voices, and Virtual Journeys: The Future of Distance Education is a chapter that I wrote with Dr. Tony Talbert and that was published in the book Cases on Building Quality Delivery Programs: Strategies and Experiences in 2011. The book was edited by Stephanie Huffman (University of Central Arkansas, USA), Shelly Albritton (University of Central Arkansas, USA), Barbara Wilmes (University of Central Arkansas, USA), and Wendy Rickman (University of Central Arkansas, USA) and was published by IGI Global. The abstract for this chapter can be found HERE and if you want to purchase this book you can click HERE.

The Technology Outlook for Brazilian Primary and Secondary Education 2012-2017: An NMC Horizon Project Regional Analysis reflects a collaborative research effort between the New Media Consortium and Sistema FIRJAN to help inform Brazilian educational leaders about significant developments in technologies supporting teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in primary and secondary education.

The 12 “Technologies to Watch” along with the top 10 trends and challenges presented in the body of this report reflect our experts’ opinions about which of the nearly 50 technologies considered will be most important to Brazilian primary and secondary education over the next five years. View the work that produced the report at brasil.wiki.nmc.org.

Download the Technology Outlook for Brazilian Primary and Secondary Education 2012-2017 PDF (A4)

 

Presentations

Meira, A. & Rogers, D. (2012). Beyond Reality in the Classroom: Augmented Reality in Education. Keynote presentation at the Teachers Teaching with Technology (T3) Regional Conference. Waco, TX.

Meira, A. (2011). Using Web 2.0 Tools and Mobile Augmented Reality in Your GSA. Invited paper presented to the National Association of Graduate and Professional Students National Conference. Boulder, CO.

Meira, A., & Filgo, E. (2011). Web 2.0 and Social Media in Your Classroom. Invited paper presented to the English, Language Arts, and Reading (ELAR) Academy. Baylor University, Waco, TX.

Meira, A., & Palmer, A. (2011). The Medium Is The Message. Artwork presented at the New Media Consortium (NMC) Summer Conference. Madison, WI.

Palmer, A., Meira, A., & Johnson, M. (2011). Course Blogs: Making Connections Outside of the Four Walls of the Classroom. Invited paper presented to the Baylor University Educational Technology Showcase. Baylor University, Waco, TX.

Meira, A. & Shen, P. (2011). The Big Premiere: Course Trailers for Higher Education. Invited paper presented to the Baylor University Educational Technology Showcase. Baylor University, Waco, TX.

Meira, A. & Talbert, T. (2011). Social Issues Must Be Social: Using Web 2.0 and Social Media in a Social Issues Class. Invited paper presented to the Baylor University Educational Technology Showcase. Baylor University, Waco, TX.

Meira, A. & Talbert, T. (2011). Viral Education: The Use of Web 2.0 tools on a Social Issues in Education Course. Invited paper presented to the Association for Teacher Educators annual meeting. Orlando, FL.

Campbell, G., Meira, A., & Logan, T. (2010). Faculty Development in New Media: The Seminar Experiment. Invited paper presented to the New Media Consortium (NMC) Summer Conference. Anaheim, CA.

Meira, A. & Talbert, T (2010). Viral Education: The Use of Web 2.0 Tools in a Social Issues in Education Course. Invited paper presented to the Baylor University Educational Technology Showcase. Baylor University, Waco, TX.

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