Online communications & learning
Current work, research and interests
Ann is the web manager for Extension Youth Development, leading the web publishing team and employee communications. She co-leads the 4-H online learning team and is also on the center's technology team, advising leadership on technology needs and solutions. She has 20+ years of media experience and is pursuing graduate studies in online learning.
Academic degrees and experience
- Graduate certificate in online learning, University of Minnesota College of Education and Human Development. (in progress)
- M.A., media studies, The New School for Social Research, New York.
- B.S., journalism, University of Colorado.
Nordby, A.K. (2016). From PLEs to Connected Learning: The changing paradigm for nonformal, online learning for middle school-age youth. University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy.
Nordby, A.K. (2014). Using Twitter to deliver 4-H show announcements. Journal of Extension.
Extension Center for Youth Development, St. Paul