Teaching

I have teaching experience both in secondary and in higher education. I have been teaching computer science and media in a secondary school between 2000 and 2003. Since 2001 I have been teaching various courses in Tallinn University. Currently I am teaching the following master level courses in the Institute of Informatics at the Tallinn University:

IFI7156 Interaction Design Methods
5 ECTS
Master program: Interactive Media and Knowledge Environments
Course blog: http://ifi7156.wordpress.com

IFI7052 Learning Environments and Learning Networks
3 ECTS
(together with Terje Väljataga)
Master program: Educational Technology
Course blog: http://opikeskkonnad.wordpress.com (In Estonian)

IFI7053 Creating Digital Learning Resources
3 ECTS
Master program: Educational Technology
Course blog: http://oppematerjalid.wordpress.com (In Estonian)

IFI7065 Master’s Thesis Seminar I
3 ECTS
(together with Terje Väljataga and Kairit Tammets)
Master program: Educational Technology
Course blog: http://magtooseminar.wordpress.com (In Estonian)

IFI7066 Master’s Thesis Seminar II
3 ECTS
(together with Terje Väljataga and Kairit Tammets)
Master program: Educational Technology
Course blog: http://magtooseminar.wordpress.com (In Estonian)

I have supervised 17 Master’s theses and a number of Bachelor’s theses on a variety of topics. I have currently 5 master students and 1 bachelor student under my supervision.

In addition to this I have been doing a number of online courses and teacher training on using ICT in education. These teacher training workshops have been carried out both in Estonia and in abroad (Finland, Georgia, Moldova, Spain, Czech Republic and Slovenia). Since 2009 I am also recognized as an Apple Distinguished Educator.