Tonia Dousay

Assistant Professor, University of Wyoming

Tonia A. Dousay is an assistant professor at the University of Wyoming in Laramie. She authored “Reinforcing Content through Design Activities” in Visualizing Learning: Essentials of Teaching and Integrating Visual and Media Literacy, “Conversations with Innovators in Learning and Technolog y” in the January 2015 issue of TechTrends, “Digital Literacy in Primary and Secondary Education” in the Encyclopedia of Educational Technology (Springer 2015), and she coauthored “Developing Third Places to Foster a Sense of Community in Online Instruction” in the July 2015 issue of British Journal of Educational Technology. Tonia is the founding faculty member and coordinator of WyoMakers, a makerspace at the University of Wyoming, and an avid user of social media, encouraging the shift from consumers of media to producers. She blogs at She can be reached on Twitter or Instagram @tadousay.