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
Imagine if Hillary owned Mar-a-Lago
April 25, 2017
Liberal Learning as Conversation
April 25, 2017
Nontenured faculty should not be assessed by student evaluations in this politically charged era …
April 25, 2017
Building a #smart #city is about more than just connectivity
April 24, 2017
The Changing Landscape of Online Education
April 24, 2017
The Future Of #Flying Is Nearly Here–But You Probably Can’t Afford It #design
April 24, 2017
Can #digital #literacy be deconstructed into learnable units?

April 24, 2017
Thoughts on Problem Solving #edu
April 24, 2017
Cognero Learning & Assessment Suite | Innovative Tools for Connected Learning #edtech #edu
April 24, 2017
Chalk & Wire Learning Assessment
April 24, 2017
LiveText: Assessment Software for Higher Education
April 24, 2017
OER17 Keynote - by Maha Bali 
April 24, 2017
Conferences and Compatibility #HigherEd
April 24, 2017
Why College Graduates Still Can't Think — The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal
April 24, 2017
Writing Better Won’t Cure Your Academic Woes
April 24, 2017
A Blueprint for Supporting Modern Professional Learning: Part 1 Rationale 
April 24, 2017
The next generation of jobs won’t be made up of professions
April 24, 2017
NowComment - Turning Documents into Conversations #edu
April 23, 2017
The Impact of Internet Usage You Haven't Considered [Infographic]
April 23, 2017
Competencies vs. Skills
April 23, 2017
High Quality Education for All - Keynote at LEF by Christian M. Stracke
April 21, 2017
Are 'machine values' replacing our principles? 
April 21, 2017
An "Open Textbook" for Introduction to Philosophy (guest post by Christina Hendricks) - Daily Nous…
April 21, 2017
My Digital Portfolio Project Planning. #edu
April 21, 2017
What is Open Pedagogy? #YearOfOpen hangout April 24
April 21, 2017
When Students Study What They Can Still Change #edu
April 21, 2017
Connecting the Unfortunate Dots by  Sherri Spelic 
April 21, 2017
From Written to Digital: The New #Literacy
April 21, 2017
Tech Coaching is about Relationships not Tech  #edu
April 21, 2017
How Technology Can Address Maslow’s Hierarchy Of Needs  #edu
April 21, 2017
The SAMR Model and The 4 C’s: Communicating Redefinition
April 21, 2017
Words are flat... - Visual Thinkery
April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017
Artificial Intelligence, the Future of Work, and Implications for Education
April 21, 2017
Fact Check now available in Google Search and News around the world via @NikPeachey
April 21, 2017
Torching the Modern-Day Library of Alexandria
April 21, 2017
10 Reasons Why Stories And Online Learning Make An Awesome Pair 
April 21, 2017
Socrative 2017 Advanced Tutorial For Teachers #edu #edtech
April 21, 2017
Instantly access 20,000 high-quality books for kids #edu #reading
April 21, 2017
Bloomz - Teacher Parent Communications App #edu
April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017
The Profile of a Modern Teacher (#Infographic) #edu
April 21, 2017
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Online #Video #Editor for Web, Mobile, Windows & OSX #edtech #edu
April 21, 2017