Alan Levine is an innovator in educational technology, currently working as an independent consultant under his firm, CogDog It. His interests include web-based story telling, digital photography, educational technology, blogging, and anything else that involves being creative online. He is widely recognized nationally and internationally for expertise in the application of new technologies to educational environments and was a pioneer on the web going back to 1993. An early proponent of weblogs for information sharing, he shares his ideas and discoveries at CogDogBlog.
Alan’s most recent teaching experience has been Digital Storytelling (ds106) at University of Mary Washington where he taught the course in person (Spring 2012) and online (Summer and Fall 2012).
Alan is widely recognized for expertise in the application of new technologies to education and was a pioneer on the web. An early proponent of blogs and RSS, he shares his ideas and discoveries at CogDogBlog. More recently he has explored new forms of storytelling (50+ Web 2.0 Ways To Tell a Story), and tools for connecting and open sharing online.
Alan works from where he travels or from his home in Strawberry, Arizona. His interests include digital storytelling, photography, bending WordPress to his whims, and randomly dipping into the inifinte river of the internet.