Steve Joordens is Director of the Advanced Learning Technology Lab at the University of Toronto Scarborough. Along with his students he has won many awards including The President’s Teaching Award (2010) – the highest award for teaching at the University of Toronto – and a Special Commendation for Educational Innovation from the University of Toronto Scarborough (2014). At the provincial level he has won both an OCUFA Teaching Award (2011) and the Leadership in Faculty Teaching Award (2006). On the national level he is a co-winner of the National Technology Innovation Award (2009) and was just named a 3M National Teaching Fellow (2013). He also taught a Gates Funded MOOC in the Spring of 2013 that now has over 150,000 global registrations.