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Li, Kan Yang


Kan Yang Li

Assistant Professor of Communication Design & Technology, Art, Media and Technology

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  • Email: lik43@newschool.edu


  • Kyle Li is an assistant professor of media design in the School of Art, Media, and Technology at Parsons The New School for Design. He is also the lead game developer of the Gaming SMALLab at Quest 2 Learn in New York City. He collaborates with teachers and curriculum experts to create game-like learning scenarios that employ his research in game design, ludic technology, embodied play, and multimodality. He has designed and developed over 20 active learning scenarios since 2008 on science, math, biology, history, system thinking, and wellness. He and two collaborators won the HASTAC Game Changer competition for Best in class: Innovation award and the people's choice award at E3 by building learning experiences on Sony Playstation 3. He was awarded by the United States Chief Technology Officer in 2010.

    *Newschool puts up a really ungly picture of mine from my college years so I am not showing my picture. Google me, I am a handsome Taiwanese American.


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