B.A., 1994, Tel Aviv University
M.A., 1999, University of California-Riverside
Ph.D., 2002, University of California-Riverside
Dr. Guy Trainin is the Professor of Education at the Department of Teaching, Learning, and Teacher Education at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). He focuses his research on the areas of Literacy, Innovative Learning Technologies, and Integrated Arts Education. He teaches in pre-service education as well as graduate courses in field research methods, innovative learning technologies, and Arts Education research. In recent years Dr. Trainin has been studying innovative learning technologies in schools in Nebraska, South Africa, India, and China with a specific focus on mobile devices, Computer Science Education, and creativity. He has published research articles and books as well as extensive digital authorship. He has published several research articles and books and maintains extensive digital authorship including more than 200 videos and more than 200 blog posts. In 2021 he received the Art TEAMS Grant from the US Department of education to explore Education for Emerging Media Arts with CoPIs Lorinda Rice, Kimberley D'Adamo, and HyeonJin Yoon.
Dr. Trainin has served in a number of Departmental leadership roles including Department Chair, co-founder and director of the KDS Reading Center, Graduate Chair, coordinator of the Elementary Teacher Education Program. He heads the partnership between UNL and Code.org.
Find Dr. Trainin online:
@gtrainin on LinkedIn
@tgite on Twitter
Research and Evaluation in Literacy and Technology documents at the Digital Commons
Areas of Expertise:
Innovative Learning Technologies