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
The crowdsourcing fallacy 
October 18, 2017
Alternatives To Homework: A Chart For Teachers #edu
October 18, 2017
"Learning styles terminology" by Warren W. Lake, William E. Boyd et al.
October 18, 2017
Models for Online, Open, Flexible And Technology Enhanced Higher Education – Results of a global analysis…
October 18, 2017
#Pedagogical Principles of Design for Active, Reflective and Self-Regulated #Learning ~ Stephen ...…
October 18, 2017
Obama's photographer blasts Trump's claim Obama never called the families of dead soldiers with moving images
October 17, 2017
October 16, 2017
On Learning and Common Sense - by  Will Richardson
October 16, 2017
QUANTUM LEAPS WE CAN EXPECT
IN TEACHING AND LEARNING IN THE
DIGITAL AGE - Stephen Downes
October 16, 2017
#openedMOOC Week 2: Copyright, the Public Domain, and the Commons
October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017
Cyberlearning Community Report: The State of Cyberlearning and the Future of Learning With Technology – The Ce...…
October 16, 2017
Jared Kushner Cements His Status as the World’s Worst Real-Estate Developer
October 13, 2017
Meanwhile, Let’s Not Forget That the President of the United States Is Also an Alleged Sexual Predator
October 12, 2017
Learning is....
June 11, 2017
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April 19, 2017
September 16, 2016
Online Student Success
March 15, 2016
E-learning, Distance Education-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/youtube/ -- Create animated videos and animated presentations for free. PowToon is a free tool that allows you to develop cool animated clips and animated presentations for your website, office meeting, sales pitch, nonprofit fundraiser, product launch, video resume, or anything else you could use an animated explainer video. PowToon's animation templates help you create animated presentations and animated explainer videos from scratch. Anyone can produce awesome animations quickly with PowToon,...
Web Conferencing Tools
June 7, 2015
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K is for Katherine
June 6, 2015
ELT Publishing, ELT Teacher Training, ELT, Blogging and Collaboration
M is for Mark
June 6, 2015
Education, Education in Finland, 21st Century Educators
Tips for Online Learning
October 30, 2014
How to succeed in online learning-- Created using PowToon -- Free sign up at http://www.powtoon.com/ . Make your own animated videos and animated presentations for free. PowToon is a free tool that allows you to develop cool animated clips and animated presentations for your website, office meeting, sales pitch, nonprofit fundraiser, product launch, video resume, or anything else you could use an animated explainer video. PowToon's animation templates help you create animated presentations and animated explainer videos from scratch. Anyone can produce awesome animations quickly with PowToon...
Prepositions of Time
April 21, 2014
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Time Management Tips
April 11, 2014
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September 13, 2011
2011912_1 - Russell Stannard .mov
September 12, 2011
Interview with Russell Stannard
September 12, 2011