8th JTEL Summer School ‘12 Estoril, Portugal http://www.prolearn-academy.org/Events/summer-school- 2012
Goals• Develop research skills• Increase knowledge base• Collaborate with others in own and complementary research areas• Engage in debate• Have access to experts in the field• Discuss own work
Participants• 64 PhD students from Germany, UK, Serbia , Slovenia, Malaysia, China, Switzerland, Russia, Spain, Qatar, Brazil, Iran, Sweden, Greece, Israel, Iraq and Portugal.• About 20 lecturer and researcher, mainly from : – Germany: RWTH Aachen – UK: Bristol, Manchester, Sheffield, Open Uni. – Portugal
Programme• Lectures and Interactive Workshops• Very diverse topics – TEL Research Landscape – Learning Theories – Learning analytics – Games – Informal Learning –…
Programme Highlights• P Scott, F Wild: The grand challenges of TEL research (teleurope.eu/pg/challenges)• A Pardo:Let me intervene. Influencing a learning environment through analytics.• E Duval: Research 2.0• J Wishart: Learning Theory for Mobile Learners in the 21st Century
Social Activities• 2 Organized Events• Networking made easy – Even I did it• Self-organized events – Every evening – Senior researchers DO party – Most interesting discussions happen there!