Entries tagged: Video

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10 Inspiring Education TED TALKS

Bunker Roy: Learning from a barefoot movement (July, 2011)   Gabe Zichermann: How games make kids smarter (June, 2011)   Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution! (February, 2010)   Ali Carr-Chellman: Gaming to[…]

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What role does online teaching have in our society?

Taking a look at Stephen Downes’ webpage we came across this insteresting resource: The Learning to Teach Online project . It’s a free professional development resource designed to help teachers from any discipline, whether experienced[…]

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How are our seminars? Just take a look

Now that the VII International Seminar of the UNESCO Chair in e-Learning is approaching, we want to show you a clip that sumarizes the previous VI International Seminar on Open Social Learning. We think this[…]


Tim Unwin video: ICT4D

We finally have the 10 minutes video that summarizes Tim Unwin‘s talk at UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Fifth International Seminar. One of the most “fighting the digital divide” talks, focused on the development of[…]


Tim Unwin’s ICT4D conference teaser

Last month we made a break in the publication of the videos recorded during our Fifth International Seminar, but we had another good video instead: Jack Dorsey talked with us about possible educational uses of[…]

Learning Technologies

Open interview with Jack Dorsey; is Twitter useful for education?

Jack Dorsey, CEO and founder of Twitter, toured Spain recently for several days. During his visit to Barcelona, we had the chance to share a conversation with him. The idea was to make an open[…]

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Susan Metros: Visual Literacy conference video

[flv]http://unescochair.blogs.uoc.edu/video/smetroslarge.flv[/flv] Susan Metros presented at UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Fifth International Seminar her particular point of view of how Visual Literacy should be done in what she calls “the age of the Big Picture”.[…]

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Susan Metros talks about visual literacy (teaser)

  [flv]http://unescochair.blogs.uoc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/137/2009/03/tmetros.flv[/flv]  Susan E. Metros (University of Southern California) also visited Barcelona on November 08 to attend UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning Fifth International Seminar. Her expertise areas combine graphic design, e-Learning and visual literacy.[…]

Learning Technologies

Howard Rheingold: how to make a successful virtual community

[flv]http://unescochair.blogs.uoc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/137/2009/02/hrl.flv[/flv] It was a great pleasure and honour to share a working day with one of the most influential writers about the Internet. As Howard Rheingold says on the video teaser we published some days[…]

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Howard Rheingold’s ‘Virtual Learning Communities’ teaser

  [flv]http://unescochair.blogs.uoc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/137/2009/02/hrt.flv[/flv]  This UNESCO Chair in e-Learning had the privilege of sharing knowledge with Howard Rheingold last December. The American sociologist and writer, author of the so-famous book Smart Mobs and creator of the ‘virtual[…]