Joint European Summer School on Technology Enhanced Learning – Portugal, May 2012

Joint European Summer School on Technology Enhanced Learning – Portugal, May 2012

The 8th Joint European Summer School on Technology Enhanced Learning, will take place from Monday, May 21st to Friday May 25th, 2012. Pre-summer school activities are organized all day on Sunday, May 20th. Call for Participation: PhD students, Lectures, Workshops. Deadline for applications: March 1st, 2012.

The summer school aims to encourage participants to adopt a critical stance in thinking about the role of technologies in providing opportunities for learners and the potential of these opportunities in terms of learning.

The summer school provides a learning environment where participants get opportunities to: develop their research skills; increase their knowledge base; collaborate with others in their own and complementary research areas; engage in debate; have access to experts in the field; and discuss their own work.

The programme will include lectures from a broad range of domains which contribute to advancing the field of Technology Enhanced Learning. TEL research projects are encouraged to provide students with a perspective of the state-of-the-art research under study in their working groups. The programme will also include practical and methodological workshops and opportunities for doctoral candidates to develop their personal research. Students will have opportunities to present and discuss their doctoral work.

The cost for PhD students is Euro 570 (including accommodation – 7 nights in double rooms, meals and excursions,).  JTEL has secured funding to provide funding for about 40 PhD student grants to cover summer school  accommodation, catering, and events. Please indicate if you are applying for a scholarship in your application.

More info: http://www.prolearn-academy.org/Events/summer-school-2012

 

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