Over 12 years of creative and strategic Internet, e-Learning and multimedia development experience. Including successful technical project team management in growth driven corporate environments focused on Internet based learning products for adult and higher education audiences.
Joe Tojek PhD’s Specialties:
Specializing in synchronous online learning, streaming media in Quicktime and Flash, multi-track audio and video production, and Internet broadcasting of live video music performances and educational events from the virtual world of Second Life. Hands on experience using social networking and social media properties to implement complex messaging, branding, and e-commerce strategies for virtual characters with downloadable products and online event promotions.
This study examines the interactive features of Internet based collaborative knowledge environments from a democratic media education perspective. Structural linguistic and semiotic analysis methods are used to develop an analysis framework for investigating the nature of interaction in online learning environments. Results enable critical thinking for users and designers of online learning.