Your Name and Title: Rocco Ricci, PhD candidate
School, Library, Museum, or Organization Name (if applicable): University of Toronto, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
Co-Presenter Name(s): N/A
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Toronto, Canada
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): All
Short Session Description (one line): Using the internet and social media to facilitate self-determined learning.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): In the spirit of revolutionizing education, this interactive session will involve conversation focused on democratic, personal, self-determined learning. Focusing on a holistic approach that insists we begin with ourselves, this session will emphasize learning opportunities brought about by the Internet and online social platforms that are changing and revolutionizing learning. Through these mediums, learners can participate in learning that is meaningful, passionate, and purposeful as determined by each individual.