Name of the TIG:
Aims and vision of the TIG:
This TIG aims at promoting a greater understanding of the role and application of educational technology in learning and instructing. The TIG distributes current research-based information about the potential and challenges of the use of ICT in schools, in higher education, and in learning communities. The TIG also encourages European and cross-Atlantic research collaboration around ICT in education. Wide spectrum of topics is and will be discussed, like information society and cultural change, net-based collaborative learning, multimedia, technology based pedagogical innovations, ubiquitous computing, mobile / wireless learning platform, educational use of tablet devices, educational games, computer addiction, digital storytelling, pod casting, animation, staff and student training...
Format of the sessions:
We like to work with a mix of:
As participants in the TIG want to broaden their knowledge in the TIG themes, presentations and workshops will only be accepted if they have a clear and strong link to either reflective learning or teaching for thinking.
Topic(s) for next conference
Educational Technology, Media Education in Teacher Education, in Primary Education and in Secondary Education.
Call for papers and proposals: send abstract to TIG leader before 1st of March.
Submit your 300 word abstract plus bibliographic references to TIG leader (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Abstract must include a Title, Author(s), Home Institute(s), Country, Email(s), and Text.
Name of TIG leader and contact details:
Dr. Txema Egaña
Mondragon University, Spain