The intersection between the worlds for education and home
Key requirement is easy-to-use tools and hosting services.
Students can have tools to survive in a world of constant change.
CreatingVersatil Learning environments
An open source learning environment. An environment that integrates other solutions desired by faculty to help enhance learning of English language. A more engaging-to-all-students learning environment to help increase overall satisfaction and motivation to learn (Joy of Learning) An accessible-to-all environment, anytime, anyplace Versatility in regards to formats The VLRC in the school
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Include E-Learning in the curriculum. Relevance
Learning is centered around the interests of the learner Learning is owned by the learner This implies learner choice of subjects, materials, learning styles LearnerCentered
WeneedanEnglishlaboratorywith 25 computers. Weneed internet access. WeneedMicrophones Weneedaninteractiveboard. Howtoimplementour VLRC Stages Organizeourenglishlaboratory. Give the studentstutorials in class. Prepare themtowork at home. Givethem the links tohaveaccessto the LO.
Connected Learning The computer connects the student to the rest of the world Learning occurs through connections with other learners Learning is based on conversation and interaction
Autonomy Children are able to decide and reflect on the things they want to improve by practicing in our VLRC Children and parents can work on the page in order to reinforce the English language learning. They are involved in a enjoyable learning process and they work by themselves.