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Readings for the Seminar: La Nueva Educación

Author: Ferran Ruiz Tarragó Language: Spanish “Reflections on the schooling model of the industrial age which is worn out and needs to transform the education system to meet the challenges of the knowledge society” Ferran[…]

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Readings for the Seminar: A New Culture of Learning

A New Culture of Learning: Cultivating the Imagination for a World of Constant Change Authors: Douglas Thomas & John Seely Brown The 21st century is a world in constant change. In A New Culture of[…]

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Teaching teachers for the future

This article was written and posted by David Jones in his weblog   The following is a bit of a summary and initial reflection on the Teaching teachers for the future project that is currently[…]

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The Rise of Informal Knowledge and the Teacher’s Evolving Role

The following article was posted by William H. Zaggle in ETC Journal under a CreativeCommons Attribution 3.0 Unported License It may be that great learning is not a result of great teaching, but that great[…]

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Building eCompetency in Teacher Education (By Hanna Teräs)

Presentation by Hanna Teräs (@hannateras) at eLearning Africa 2011 conference. Building eCompetency in Teacher Education: eLearning africa 2011 View more presentations from Hanna Teräs

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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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EduCamp Colombia: Social Networked Learning for Teacher Training

Source | IRRODL (International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning) EduCamp is a project that was launched in 2007 by the Ministry of Education of Colombia. It is a project based on e-Learning[…]

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Let’s Save Great Teachers

Source | Flowing Data Studentsfirst has published a video in their YouTube channel explaning how the American educative system bases teacher layoffs on seniority; this means that last teachers entering the educative system have the risk[…]

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Call for Demos: VIII International Seminar -Teacher Training: Reconsidering the Teacher Role-

CALL FOR DEMOS en CATALÀ | ESPAÑOL Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with the experts participating in the VIII International Seminar of the UOC UNESCO Chair in e-Learning. The topic of this year is[…]

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How teacher development could revolutionize our schools (by Bill Gates)

This article was originally Published in The Washington Post By Bill Gates (Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) As the nation’s governors gather in Washington for their annual meeting, they are grappling with[…]