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Edul@b receives the visit of Dr. Terry Anderson to reflect on the future of e-learning


The past 15 and 16 of September the Edul@b research group received the visit of Dr. Terry Anderson, Professor Emeritus at Athabasca University who offered two seminars on topics related to e-learning. Research Seminar: Theories for learning with emerging technologies The seminar on September 15 entitled “Research Seminar: Theories for Learning with emerging technologies” was…

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Edul@b identifies fifteen proposals to improve teacher training


The Edul@b research group has developed fifteen proposals to improve teacher training, which will be transferred to the Departament d’Ensenyament. The proposals are the product of one of the results of the R&D research project Eco4Learn, led by Albert Sangrà in which It have been studied the learning ecologies of “exemplary” primary teachers and the learning…

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Act of delivery of the Jaume Vicens Vives distinction to Montse Guitert

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Montse Guitert Catasús, principal investigator of the Edul@b research group and Professor of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the Open University of Catalonia (UOC) has received the Jaume Vicens Vives distinction of the Government for the leadership in the online training on digital competences in the university environment and its impact on citizens. The delivery of the…

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Open Education Resources of the OERup! project

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The OERup! project -in which the Edul@b group participates- aims to: promote and encourage the successful implementation of open educational practices in adult education institutions in Europe, publicise the value derived from OER, and promote an open friendly educational setting in schools, provided to encourage participation in open education. Resources of the OERup! project The…

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Montse Guitert receives the Jaume Vicens Vives 2016 teaching quality distinction

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The Government of Catalonia has approved to grant the Jaume Vicens Vives 2016 distinctions, in the university teaching quality category, to three teachers and four projects from Catalan universities. The winners have been selected from proposals made by the social councils of public universities or equivalent bodies in private universities. Montse Guitert Catasús, principal investigator of…

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New Smartpapers’ collection of Edul@b


In the Edul@b group we have as main objective to investigate the emerging educational scenarios and the open, flexible and online learning and teaching strategies, in order to transform and improve the educational practice. Therefore, with the intent to disseminate widely the content and knowledge acquired by the group, we have started a collection of…

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Edul@b participation in the CIDUI 2016 Congress


From 5 to 7 of July took place the IX International Congress of University Teaching and Innovation (CIDUI 2016), held in Barcelona and organised, among other institutions, by the Open University of Catalonia. Since its beginnings in 2000, CIDUI has consolidated as a biannual initiative that brings together a big name teachers and other education…

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Edul@b hosts the final meeting of the EMMA project

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On June 30 and July 1, 2016 took place the final meeting of the EMMA project (European Multi MOOC Aggregator), a project in which members of Edul@b are involved. The meeting was attended by representatives of the 11 institutions that are part of the project with a double objective: to conclude the tasks in process…

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Edul@b participation in the FIET 2016


On July 8th will take place the International Forum for Education and Technology (FIET 2016), held in Gerona and organised, among others, by the Open University of Catalonia. With the slogan FIETxs2016, “New Trends“, this edition of the congress aims to reflect on the skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to address today’s society: an interconnected,…

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Edul@b Participation in the SEP 2016 Congress


From 28 to 30 June will take place the XVI National Congress and VII Ibero American Congress of Education (SEP 2016), held in Madrid and organised by the Spanish Society of Pedagogy and the Complutense University of Madrid. Participation of the Edul@b group At the congress, it will be held the annual conference of RUTE…

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