Dr. David Wicks is committed to helping educators improve teaching, learning, and assessment with digital tools. He actively shares and learns from teachers through social media. Examples of his work include: the design of a Web 2.0 electronic portfolio system based on WordPress, creation of a feature-comparison matrix for lecture capture solutions, and leading SPU’s iTunes U project. He enjoys facilitating faculty learning communities on topics such as learning spaces, blended learning, and online learning.
Dr. Wicks is a member of MERLOT, the Sloan Consortium, Northwest Council for Computer Education (NCCE) and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). He was recently honored for his work as conference chair for the 2014 International Symposium for Emerging Technologies for Online Learning.