BLOOMSBURG—Bloomsburg University's instructional technology professor Karl Kapp Ed.D., has been recognized by the website LinkedIn on its Top 10 Voices in Education list for 2017.
The Top Voices list, based on LinkedIn users’ influence and reach to other members, annually recognizes ten standouts who are transforming education around the world. Kapp, who ranked ninth on the 2017 list, is a well-known professional in the instructional technology and eLearning industry.
As a professor, Kapp introduces concepts from his experience as an author of courses for LinkedIn Learning, formerly known as Lynda.com, to his classroom, emphasizing the need for educators to create engaging learning experiences.
Kapp has written several articles on LinkedIn regarding gamification of learning as well as professional development and has written several published books including The Gamification of Learning and Instruction and Gadgets, Games, and Gizmos for Learning.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.