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International GUIDE Conferences: Buenos Aires and beyond

The IX International GUIDE Conference, held in Buenos Aires from 6th to 8th May 2015, has seen the participation of outstanding universities coming from numerous countries of Latin America (Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Venezuela) as well as from USA, Saudi Arabia, Germany, Turkey, Spain, Italy and UK.

The Conference focused on different topics, ranging from the comparison between traditional and distance education to relevant social themes, such as digital inclusion, e-citizenship and online education accessibility. (…)

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GUIDE towards the future

For the period 2014-2015, GUIDE Association will intensify its activities of organizing international events, which will serve both as a bridge between the hosting geographical area and the rest of the world, and also as an international platform for the analysis and discussion of the hottest trends in the field of online and distance education. In doing so, the Association aims at meeting the needs of its members in regions in which such conferences are not common, thus fostering new opportunities for development and knowledge sharing.

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The global economic crisis and its consequences on the national educational systems: can online education contribute to overcome the crisis?

The VI International GUIDE Conference, organized under the patronage of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport of Greece, will be held this year on October 3-4 in Athens, a much premeditated locale for the discussion of the poignant topic, The Global Economic Crisis and its consequences on national educational systems: Can online education contribute to overcome the crisis?

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The development of virtual laboratories in the Indian higher education system, a new frontier of university research

The 2012 IEEE International Conference on Technology Enhanced Education, held at Amrita University´s headquarters in Amritapuri, India on 3-5 January 2012, focused on the use and implementation of virtual laboratories in high schools and universities as a tool of didactic support for improving interactivity in the framework of online education. (…)

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Latest news form GUIDE Association

After five years from its foundation, GUIDE Association is constantly enlarging its field of action through different initiatives and strategies.
The main reference points for the GUIDE community are the international meetings which offer participants coming from all over the world the possibility to share and exchange ideas on the latest research results obtained and experimented in the field of e-learning and its branches, and to define the new strategic development guidelines during the Association General Assemblies.

Digital Storytelling to promote reading in secondary schools: the READ IT project

Università  degli Studi ‘Guglielmo Marconi’ presented the READ IT project ‘Training teachers to make READing fun through digITal storytelling’ during the 4th International Conference on Digital Storytelling ‘CREATE-SHARE-LISTEN’ held in Lillehammer, Norway, on 5-7 February 2011. (…)

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