We have a couple of presentations at AERA this week, including hosting one symposium concerning methods, ethical issues, and findings from studying learning across spaces in people's lives.
Kafai, Y. B. & Fields, D. A. (2009, April). The development of participatory competencies in virtual worlds. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, CA.
Fields, D. A. (organizer), Kafai, Y.B. (chair), Jacobs, G., Steinkuehler, C., Duncan, S., King, E., Simkins, D., Fahser-Herro, D., Alagoz, E., Satwicz, T., Stevens, R., McCarthy, L., Giang, M., & Lam, E. (2009, April). Tracing learning across, within, and between ‘real’ and ‘virtual’ worlds: A discussion of methods, ethics, and findings. Symposium to be conducted at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, CA.