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I am an associate professor at University of Iceland - School of Education. My research and teaching is in the area of distance education and application of information and communication technology (ICT), educational technology and multimedia in education. I am director for the Center for Research on ICT and Media in Education. Current projects include:

  • research and evaluation of distance education at the upper secondary school level;
  • research and development of distance education at the University of Iceland;
  • development of a community of practice involving researchers, teachers and graduate students in the e-learning area;
  • ongoing study (from 1998) on students ICT skills and attitudes at the primary and lower secondary level
  • research on social networking and its application in Icelandic schools

The research center on ICT and media in education at University of Iceland is open to ideas and for international or European collaboration on research and development projects.