All posts by Dr. Susanna Correnti

About Dr. Susanna Correnti

FOR.COM. Formazione per la Comunicazione - Consorzio Interuniversitario, Rome, Italy

The Challenge Academy: a creative crowdsourcing model for strengthening university-business cooperation

Crowdsourcing is a process of obtaining needed services, ideas, or content by soliciting contributions from a large group of people, and especially from an online community, rather than from traditional employees or suppliers. Challenge Academy applies the concept of crowdsourcing by offering an online platform for practicing skills and knowledge of the collective students population to solve business-related challenges.

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PBL working environment: an expert system for teachers, trainers and headmasters who want to understand and apply the Problem-Based Learning (PBL) pedagogy in their own classroom

Problem-Based Learning (PBL) is perhaps the most innovative instructional method conceived in the history of education. The PBL is a student-cantered pedagogy where learners are actively engaged in real world problems to solve or challenges to meet. Students develop problem-solving, self-directed learning and team skills.

Received: 20 May 2014

Revised: 29 May 2014

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‘COACH BOT’ Project: an e-learning path to answer to the home healthcare professionals’ training needs

The 30th of September 2009 was arranged in Rome the first National Seminar for the presentation of the European project  ‘COACH BOT’ coordinated by the interuniversity Consortium FOR.COM. with the collaboration of a multi-actor partnership which includes in total seven organizations form six different countries.

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