School of Education

Faculty/Staff Profiles

Dani Herro

Assistant Professor Digital Media and Learning

Office: 205 Tillman Hall
Phone: 864-656-0363
Vita: Click Here

Educational Background

PhD Curriculum & Instruction
University of Wisconsin - Madison 2010

MA Administrative Leadership and Supervision
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee 1998

BS Elementary Education
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee 1990


I arrived at Clemson University after twenty years working as as classroom teacher, Technology Resource Teacher and Instructional Technology Administrator in Wisconsin. My doctoral work focused on creating and researching in-school curricula utilizing Web 2.0 technologies as scaffolds for critical thinking, and studying digital literacies around Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOGS) and Augmented Reality Games.

Courses Taught

Currently Teaching:
EDF - 425, Instructional Technology Strategies
ED - 901, A Critical Look at Social Media, Games and Emerging Technologies

Research Interests

Game play and game design in the classroom
Digital media and learning
In-school practices with emerging technologies