learning research

EMbodiment, Technology, Computer science, experiential learning, K12 Engineering

research publications

Johnson-Glenberg, M. C., Birchfield, D. A., Tolentino, L., & Koziupa, T. (2013).Collaborative Embodied Learning in Mixed Reality Motion-Capture Environments: Two Science Studies. Journal of Educational Psychology. 106, 1, 86-104. doi: 10.1037/a0034008

Johnson-Glenberg, M. C., Birchfield, D., Koziupa, T., Savio-Ramos, C. & Cruse , J. (July, 2012). Seeing It versus Doing It: Lessons from Mixed Reality STEM Education. Proceedings of the International Conference for the Learning Sciences (ICLS), 2, Sydney, Australia.

Johnson Glenberg, M., Koziupa, T. & Cruse, J. (June, 2012) Serious Games in Technology-enabled Embodied Learning Environments: Two Games for Health with the Kinect. (“Outbreak! A Systems Thinking Game in A Collaborative Mixed​ -Reality Environment​ ” Presentation), Symposium at Games Learning and Society (GLS). Madison, WI. (Click here for Abstract)

Koziupa, T. (2012) “​Summer Game Camp: Middle School Kids Mod a Systems Thinking Game in a Collaborative & Embodied Mixed​ -Reality Learning Environment​ ” Poster Presentation. Proceedings for Games, Learning, and Society Conference, Madison, WI.

Johnson-Glenberg, M. C., Koziupa, T., Birchfield, D. & Li, K., (2011). Games for Learning in Embodied Mixed-​ Reality Environments: Principles and Results. Proceedings for Games, Learning, and Society Conference, Madison, WI. (Click here to read Abstract)

N. Lehrer, S. Rajko, D. Siwiak, D. Tinapple, I. Wallis, T. Koziupa, M. Chen, M. Baran, A. Kidane, D. Lorig, and L. Olson, "Thrii," Proceedings of ACM Multimedia International Conference (ACM MM), Firenze, Italy. October 25-29, 2010. (Click here for PDF)

K. Headlee, T. Koziupa, and D. Siwiak, “Sonic Virtual Reality Game: How Does Your Body Sound?”​ Proceedings of the New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME), Sydney, Australia. June 15-18, 2010. (Click here for PDF)

Fellowships + Awards,

former research groups

Awards + Fellowships:

NSF IGERT Fellowship (2010-2012), ASU (Arizona State University)

Young Women Achievers Award (2011), UNWLA (Ukrainian Nat'l Women's League of America)

Science Foundation of Arizona Graduate Research Fellow, (2009-2010), ASU


Research Groups:

Learning Environments Research Group, School of Arts Media & Engineering, ASU (Arizona State University)

SMALLab K12 Embodied & Mediated Learning Research Group, School of AME at ASU

Embodied STEM Learning Across Technology- Based Learning Environments, School of AME at ASU



STEM RESEARCH - Videos

Art Installations

"The Space Between Sound"

Interactive Sculpture (Arduino, Wood, ElWire)

"Derevo liminale"

Interactive Sculpture (Arduino, Wood, MDF, lights motors, various sensors)