Category Archives: e-learning

The Information Thief and the Accumulation of Knowledge

Recently I was wondering how many times teachers have made photocopies of a certain task or written the same notes on the board. I was trying to figure out what teachers do with all those great ideas for which they … Continue reading

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e-approaches to teaching and learning: a new paradigm in curriculum delivery.

In March 2013, I presented a paper entitled Uses of mobiles and learning platforms as a medium to develop and improve linguistic competencies in a foreign language course, at e-Society International Conference, in Lisbon, Portugal, evidently studying the learning platforms … Continue reading

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Transcending the roles we used to have

I consider myself lucky for staying in touch with former students of mine who have had impact on my praxis and whose potential was an undeniable asset in the class we used to share. Some of my former students have … Continue reading

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The Marriage of areas of knowledge in one building: Chichen-Itza.

When creating resources for teaching Spanish as a foreign language, as an IB educator, I have tried to expose students to perspectives that can cause them to use Spanish to speak or write about their convictions, to find responses for … Continue reading

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Building an alternate classroom!

Originally posted on Ser y Estar:
  A new unit was announced today: philosophies in sci-fi literature and movies, and while students’ faces as they heard my introduction, as soon as they were asked what they wanted to focus on,…

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Finding room for my words and ideas in Lisbon

From March 13-16, 2013, Lisbon was the perfect venue for presenting my paper. It took me a year to build my learning platform (e-colelingvo.wall.fm) and to get it running properly. What began with observation and piloting, finding mistakes, adjusting initiatives and … Continue reading

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