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Program coordinator at Sheridan CollegeToronto, Ontario
About Andrew Smyk
Andrew Smyk (@andrewsmyk) is the program coordinator for the Interactive Multimedia post graduate program at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario.
He has worked on a college-wide academic strategy initiative for increasing interdisciplinary and interprofessional learning experiences for students. In the past four years, Andrew has been researching and implementing ways to increase student engagement through technology and social media, with a focus on mobile learning (mlearning) and communication. He is interested in how technology augments learning outside of the traditional classroom and how the web presentation of course material is processed and retained by learners.
Andrew has a Master of Education from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto and is an educator and user experience designer with a focus on mobile design, computer-mediated learning and communication, a coffee aficionado, avid cyclist, and HTML5 Evangelist.