Presentations

Selected Presentations (last update 11/2016):

*Pastore, R. (2016, March). Multimedia: Learner preferences for multimedia learning. Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, Savannah, GA.

*Pastore, R. (2016, February). Creating games for the classroom. Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. (2015, July). How I replaced Blackboard. Presented at the
International Society for Teacher Education, Philadelphia, PA.

*Pastore, R. (2015, April). Using virtual and gaming technologies in the classroom.
Presented at the UNCW Academically and Intellectually Gifted Conference, Wilmington NC.

*Pastore, R. S. (2015, February). Google Glass, augmented reality, and virtual
reality for educational environments, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Oyarzun, B., Martin, F., Pastore, R., Anderson S., Maddrell, J., & Adcock, A.(2014, November). Multi-Modal Course Delivery: Combining Face-to-Face and Online Students Together, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

*Pastore, R. (2014, November). Time-compressed Instruction: What compressionspeeds do learners prefer?, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL

.*Pastore, R., Taper, C., & Brandenburg, B. (2014, November). Gamification in theCollege Classroom, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

*Ritzhaupt, A., & Pastore, R. (2014, November). Effects of time-compressed videoand captions on learner comprehension and satisfaction, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

*Pastore, R. S. (2014, February). Developing mobile apps for the classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

Pastore, R. (2013). Developing mobile apps with HTML5. Paper presented at the Global Learning and Technology Conference, Wilmington, NC.

Pastore, R., & Pastore, N. (2013). Developing cross platform websites and computer based training with HTML5. Society for Applied Learning Technology, Washington, DC.

*Pastore, R. & Pastore, R. (2013). Creating and Using Virtual Learning Stations in the K to 12 Classroom Learning Stations. Presented at the Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, New Orleans, LA.

*Deale, D., & Pastore, R. (March 2013). An analysis of simSchool, an instructional
simulation for preservice teachers, using an instructional design framework grounded in the Model-Centered Instructional. Presented at the Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, New Orleans, LA.

*Pastore, R. S. (2013, February). Gaming for K-12 education, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

Pastore, R. (2012). Creating mobile apps for Apple and Google based phones.
Paper presented at the Global Learning and Technology Conference, Wilmington, NC.

Moallem, M., Pastore, R., & Martin, F. (2012). Impact of interaction in online
learning. Paper presented at the Global Learning and Technology Conference, Wilmington, NC.

* Pastore, R. & Martin, F. (2012). Student Perceptions on Designing for the Mobile Web. Paper presented at Association of Educational Communications and Technology Conference, Louisville, KY.

*Moallem, M., Pastore, R., & Marin, F. (2012, April). Interaction in Online Learning: A Comparative Study on the Impact of Communication Tools on Student Learning, Motivation, Self-Regulation, and Satisfaction, Presented at the Annual Conference of American Education Research Association, Vancouver, Canada.

*Pastore, R. (2012, March). The effects of time-compressed instruction and redundancy on learning and learners’ perceptions of cognitive load, Presented at the Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, Austin, TX.

*Pastore, R. S. (2012, February). Gamemaker: Making games in the classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

* Pastore, R. (2011, November). The Effects of Time-compressed Instruction and Redundancy on Learning and Learners’ Perceptions of Cognitive Load, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

* Martin, F., Pastore, R., & Snider, J. (2011, November). Developing Mobile Learning for IPOD touches, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

* Deale, D., Pastore, R., Martin, F., et al. (2011, November). Virtual classrooms: What motivates residential students to choose the traditional environment over a virtual environment?, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

* Pastore, R., Moallem, M., & Martin, F. (2011, November). The Impact of Various Communication Tools on Interaction in Online Learning: A Comparative Study, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Jacksonville, FL.

*Pastore, R. (2011, April). Pre- and In- service teachers perceptions of gaming in the K-12 Classroom. Presented at the Annual Conference of American Education Research Association, Denver, CO.

*Pastore, R. S. (2011, February). Mobile learning in education, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. & Pastore, R. S. (2011, February). 10 Technology Skills Every Teacher Needs to Have, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. S. (2010, December). Mobile learning and creating apps for education. Presented at the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Moodle Webinar, Pennsylvania, PA.

*Van Meter, P. Gu, W., Pastore, R., & Cook, M. (2010, August). Effects of metacognitive instructions and color-coding on learning from multiple presentations in biology. Presented at the Earli: SIG2 Comprehension of text and graphics conference.

*Pastore, R., & Van Meter, P. (2010, April). The Effects of Image Complexity on a Self-Explanation Strategy of Student Achievement. Presented at the Annual Conference of American Education Research Association, Denver, CO.

*Pastore, R. S. (2010, February). mLearning: Is mobile learning working?, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. S., Hickey, J. (2010, February). Free photo editors: Learn to edit like a pro!, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. (2009, October). The effects of diagrams an time-compressed instruction on students’ achievement and perceptions of cognitive load, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Louisville, KY.

*Pastore, R., & Carr-Chellman, A. (2009, October). User Design: A Case Study of Corporate Change, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Louisville, KY.

*Carr-Chellman, A., Alkandari, K., Pastore, R., & Petner, M. (2009, October). Universal Standardized Design Test: A discussion starter, Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Louisville, KY.

*Pastore, R. (2009, October). Web 2.0 – Using Interactive Online Tools in the Classroom, Presented at the New Jersey Association for Educational Technology conference, Lakewood, NJ.

*Pastore, R., Pastore, R. S., & Falvo, D. (2009, June). Creating interactive PowerPoint games and activities for the K-12 classroom, Presented at the National Educational Computing Conference, Washington, DC.

*Pastore, R. S. (2009, February). Web 2.0 – Online tools for the classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R., & Pastore, R. S. (2009, February). PowerPoint games in the K-12 classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. S., & Carr-Chellman, A. A. (2008, November). Resident students motivation to enroll in online courses. Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Orlando, FL.

*Pastore, R. S., & Falvo, D. (2008, November). Pre- and in-service teachers perceptions of gaming in the classroom. Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Orlando, FL.

Pastore, R. S., Lee, J., West, R., Xu, M., & York, C. (2008, November). Advice for success in graduate school. Presented at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology conference, Orlando, FL.

Pastore, R. S. (2008, April). Web 2.0 – How can interactive communities and online tools be used in the classroom?, Presented at the Fourth Annual One-to-One Computer Conference, University Park, PA.

*Pastore, R. S. (2008, April). User-Design: A Case Study on Corporate Change, Presented at the International Society for Performance Improvement, New York City, NY.

*Carr-Chellman, A. A., Ma, Z., Almeida, L. C., Gursoy, H. T., Modak, R. S., Pastore, R. (2008, March). Citations as a Key to Identity in the Field of Instructional Design Technology. Presented at the Annual Conference of American Education Research Association, New York City, NY.

*Pastore, R., & Pastore R. S. (2008, March). Web Portfolios for Preservice Teachers: Issues, Applications, Considerations, and Comparisons, Presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference, Las Vegas, NV.

*Pastore, R. S. (2008, February). Google Docs in the Classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. S. (2008, February). Use of Visual Representations in Time-Compressed Instruction, Presented at the IST Graduate Symposium Penn State University, University Park, PA.

*Beabout, B., Carr-Chellman A., Almedia, L., Gursoy, H., Ma, Z., Modak,R. & Pastore, R. (2007, April). The perceptions of New Orleans educators on the process of rebuilding the New Orleans School System after Katrina . Presented at the Annual Conference of American Education Research Association, Chicago, IL.

*Pastore, R. S., & Pastore, R. (2007, March). Technology for the Classroom: Creating and Using Podcasts, Presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference, San Antonio, TX.

*Pastore, R. S., & Pastore, R. (2007, March). From WebQuests to NetQuests: A New Model for Meaningful Integration of the Internet, Presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference, San Antonio, TX.

*Pastore, R. S. (2006, March). Using Computer Based Games in the Educational and Corporate Environment, Presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference, Orlando, FL.

*Pastore, R., & Pastore, R. S. (2006, March). Using Virtual Field Trips as a 21st Century Teaching and Learning Tool, Presented at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Conference, Orlando, FL.

*Pastore, R., Pastore, R. S., & Pastore, N. (2006, February). Virtual Fieldtrips, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Falvo, D., Pastore, R. S., & Amoriello, J. (2005, June). Gaming in the Classroom, Presented at the National Educational Computing Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Pastore, R. S. (2005, May). Solutions for Rapid E-Learning Development, Presented at the SkillSoft Perspectives Conference, Las Vegas, NV.

*Pastore, R. S. (2005, February). Blogging in the Classroom, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R. S., & Pastore, R. (2004, February). The Use of Video Technology in E-Learning, Presented at the Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference, Hershey, PA.

*Pastore, R., & Pastore, R. S. (2004, June). Webportfolios in E-Learning at the National Educational Computing Conference, New Orleans, LA.