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Call for Papers: EDULEARN14 (6th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies)

July 7th-9th, 2014 , Barcelona, Spain Deadline  April 3rd, 2014   Abstract submission: submission OVERVIEW You are invited to participate in EDULEARN14 (the 6th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies) that will be held in Barcelona (Spain), on the 7th, 8th and 9th of July, 2014 . This conference will provide the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences to an international audience. Also, it will offer participants an overview of the current situation of education and new learning technologies. You will be able to listen to experts from different countries, representing all continents. If you wish to learn more about how technology is influencing the learning/teaching experience and how education is changing in the world, then do not miss the opportunity to come to EDULEARN14. A TRULY INTERNATIONAL EVENT After 6 years, EDULEARN has become an annual meeting point for le

Putting the Personal Touch on Your Classroom

Humanizing your classroom can help draw students into the social side of learning. Research has indicated that learning is a social process and when students make a connection to their professor and others they are more likely to be retained. There are a number of free or cheap tools that can help you in giving your classroom a personal touch.  The presentation was offered within an article by Inside Higher Ed.