Hello, my name is Ana Cristina PratasPassionate about education & using ICT to enhance learning, online/distance education, music & photography; can't live without sun, sea & open skies.
25+ years of teaching at Tertiary Education - Language and Content subjects; Experienced in Designing Online Courses Experienced in Online/Distance Tutoring In-company Consultant/Trainer for International Communication in the Business World Law Translation; German Language; Literary Studies; Cultural Studies; Translation Studies; Business Studies and Communication; EAP for the Medical Sciences; EAP for Management; EAP and ESP, and ELT. Have experience of teaching at Higher Education in: Portugal, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, the UK and Japan. Experience in EdTech (Educational Technology) training in Developing Countries Experience in EdTech (Educational Technology) for Teacher Training Curator Digital Delights - Connecting Online Education Digital Delights for Learners Digital Delights - Avatars & Virtual Worlds Digital Delights - Image Editing Digital Delights for Digital Learning- Contemporary Digital Tribes Voices in the Feminine - Women's Writing Around the Web Blogs: CristinaSkyBox (Award winning EdTech blog in 2011, 2012) Mind Mirrors - Reflections on Change with Educators, Social Media Specialists Dreaming Weaving Learning - Blog on Current Education Nameste Nepal! Voices in the Mist Goals: Online Course Design and Online Teaching, Teacher Training Specialties: ICT for Education, Online Education, Ethnographic Research, English for Academic Purposes, English for International Business Communication
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June 24, 2017
Free Ebook: Your Guide to Becoming a Data Scientist
June 24, 2017
The History of the Pedometer (and the Problems with Learning Analytics)
June 24, 2017
Global academic collaboration: a new form of colonisation?
June 24, 2017
Alright, fine. – Identity, Education and Power
June 23, 2017
The Worst Approach to Teaching Students About Social Media
June 23, 2017
Micro Learning in the Workplace and How to Avoid Getting Fooled by Micro Instructionists
June 23, 2017
Teaching Strategies for Boosting Engagement
June 23, 2017
WriteReader - for Young Learners
June 23, 2017
Easy Correct - for Written Assignments #edtech
June 23, 2017
IRRODL - Special Issue: Outcomes of Openness: Empirical Reports on the Implementation of #OER Vol 18, No 4 (2017)…
June 22, 2017
Project-Based Learning: Raising Student Achievement for All Learners
June 22, 2017
A Blueprint for supporting Modern Professional Learning: Part 2 Overview 
June 22, 2017
New Study Shows the Impact of PBL on Student Achievement #edu #PBL
June 22, 2017
Timekeeping as feminist pedagogy
June 22, 2017
June 22, 2017
In the AI Age, “Being Smart” Will Mean Something Completely Different
June 22, 2017
Free & Automatic MLA Formatting #edtech #edu
June 22, 2017
Large-type utility website #Images
June 22, 2017
Finland is testing universal basic income - and found it has had an unexpected side effect
June 22, 2017
Ecologies of open: Inclusion, intersections, and interstices in education
June 22, 2017
A Model of Personal Learning (Take Two) By Stephen Downes
June 22, 2017
Finland’s schools were once the envy of the world. Now, they’re slipping.
June 22, 2017
College Classroom Lessons that Keep Learners Engaged
June 21, 2017
13 Ways Education Could Change In The Next 13 Years
June 21, 2017
6 Questions Students Can Use To Guide Their Inquiry-Based Learning - #edu
June 21, 2017
The Inside-Out School: A 21st Century Learning Model #edu
June 21, 2017
CristinaSkyBox: Pinning Summer Projects #edu #edtech
June 21, 2017
CristinaSkyBox: Being #Learner Centered #edu
June 21, 2017
Teaching Perspectives Inventory #edu
June 21, 2017
History and Philosophy of Education
June 21, 2017
The Access Model: A 1:1 Framework For Teaching With Technology
June 21, 2017
Saying ‘No’ to Best Practices #edu #HIgherEd
June 21, 2017
Stephen Downes on a model of personal learning #learningtechday
June 20, 2017
Mayer’s 12 Principles of Multimedia Learning are a Powerful Design Resource
June 20, 2017
How to use Google Drawings to create a mind map.
June 20, 2017
Getty's Open Content Program #Images
June 20, 2017
Saying ‘No’ to Best Practices
June 20, 2017
Q&A with TJ Bliss: It's an exciting time for open educational resources #OER
June 20, 2017
ReOPEN – Recognition of Valid and Open Learning
June 20, 2017