Posts tagged with ‘distance learning’

  • New EMMA MOOCs online

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    EMMA, the European MOOC aggregator, announces a new progamme of free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), available from February 25th. EMMA’s courses, each lasting between 6 and 8 weeks, are open to learners from all over the world and include a variety of different topics, from Computer-Assisted Inquiry to Business Intelligence, Developing Blended Learning, E-Learning and, last but not least, “Lisbon and the Sea: a Story of Arrivals and Departure”.
    See the press release on EMMA website.
    EMMA is a EU project funded under the CIP programme addressed at promoting MOOCs and Open Educational Resources (OER).
    For further details see http://platform.europeanmoocs.eu
  • TELESCUOLA: a conference on distance learning for disabled children

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    The TELESCUOLA conference is  scheduled  on October the 30th, 2014 in Asti.
    It deals with the results achieved so far by TELESCUOLA initiative, that has enabled two children with a severe disability to access an educational project thanks to broadband and ICT tools.

    See further details on CSP website and on the Asti Province website.

  • First 7 European Multilingual MOOCs go live

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    From today, learners all over the world can sign up to take part in free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in a range of different subjects from Blended Learning to Business Organization, from Searching on the Internet to Climate Changes. These MOOCs, lasting between 6 and 8 weeks, are all offered by the new European Multiple MOOC Aggregator, called EMMA for short, which brings together leading university partners providing online, easy-to-access learning opportunities that are open to all learners.

    See the EMMA general press release for further details.

    EMMA-European Multiple MOOC Aggregator is a 30 month pilot action supported by the European Union. EMMA showcases excellence in innovative teaching methodologies and learning approaches and offers free, open, online courses in multiple languages from different European universities to help preserve Europe’s rich cultural, educational and linguistic heritage and to promote cross-cultural and multi-lingual learning. EMMA has received funding from the European Union’s Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme.
    Visit the EMMA website at www.europeanmoocs.eu

  • International cooperation 2.0

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    “How do you imagine tomorrow’s development and cooperation?” This is the challenge that ONG 2.0  proposes to collect ideas of change that participation and technologies will bring on the NGOs and non profit field. ONG 2.0 is a community supported by Volontari per lo Sviluppo  – VPS – and that aims to training a staff  able to live the web, communicate, co-operate and work on development in a total innovative way.

    CSP, in collaboration with VPS, is part of  the Scientific Committee and shares its  expertise developed over the years in the field of distance education, social media and living labs.

  • Medi&Learning webinar: Open licensing of content in Higher Education

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    Medea Association organises a webinar on open licensing in higher education running in may the 17th from 4 p.m to 5 p.m, browsing
    https://eu42.spreed.com/checkin/jc/565869286.
    More details on higher education strategies based on multimedia use and the licensing problem on Medea Association website