Online learning & communications
Current work, research and interests
Ann co-leads the center's 4-H online learning team together with Jennifer Skuza. She sits on the center's technology team, advising leadership on technology needs and solutions. She's also the web manager, leading the web publishing team and employee communications. She edits and contributes to the weekly faculty research blog, Youth Development Insight.
Academic degrees and experience
- Graduate certificate in online learning, University of Minnesota College of Education and Human Development.
- M.A., media studies, The New School, 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