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New online professional point-of-presence

I’ve decided to open a “personal” Facebook page where I can post stuff that I think other like-minded people might want to read on learning, teaching, technology, education, society, etc. But not “forcing” them to become “friends” with me, and thus giving me access to their posts… Sometimes a two-way channel is interesting, but sometimes […]

21 July 2016 at 08:33 - Comments

Acting as “expert on learning with new media” on national TV

I recently had the opportunity to help Mr Science to prepare his show on Memory and the Use of New Media, aired on national TV, RTL TeleLëtzebuerg on Sunday, 5th June 2016: http://www.science.lu/de/content/w%C3%A9i-verh%C3%A4lt-een-am-beschten-tippen-schreiwen-oder-just-nolauschteren 0

6 June 2016 at 14:36 - Comments

Serving on the Editorial Review Board of the AACE

I’m happy to announce that I’ve been accepted as a member of the Editorial Review Board of the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE) for two journals: the Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching (JCMST), the Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia (JEMH). Looking forward to this new opportunity to grow as a professional […]

20 January 2016 at 12:57 - Comments

Project-Based Learning: A Teaser (29-05-2015)

I just gave a presentation about “Project-Based Learning” at the eTwinning Contact Seminar, in Luxembourg: http://www.slideshare.net/rreuter/project-based-learning-a-teaser-2015-05-29-reuter-busana and got some very nice feedback. 0

29 May 2015 at 19:05 - Comments

Lord David Puttnam: Keynote at #eTconf14

Lord David Puttnam: RESILIENT EDUCATION – We are encountering three “climate changes” at once – digital, ecological and economic. Can our education systems cope with this triple threat? He’s showing an excerpt from Walt Disney’s Pinocchio, which he shows to his students, to show the power of cinema… 0

27 November 2014 at 17:13 - Comments

Reporting from the eTwinning 2014 conference in Rome/Italy

Dear Readers, I’m currently in Rome at the eTwinning 2014 conference and will be blogging here, facebooking and tweeting (#eTconf2014‬) about all the interesting things I’ll hear and see about the use of digital media & technologies in education. You may find further information about the event here: http://conference2014.etwinning.net. All tweets here: #etconf14 Tweets 0

27 November 2014 at 16:47 - Comments

New mooc-learning experience: Design & Development of Educational Technology

I’m happy and exited to start a new mooc-learning experience on Design & Development of Educational Technology at ‪#‎MITx‬ #11.132x. This course’s description and objectives sound like it’s THE course I had to take… To be effective, educational technologies must be designed based on what we know about how people learn. Through interviews with multiple experts in the […]

9 October 2014 at 18:30 - Comments
Bob Reuter at 18:15 on 19 January 2015
Unfortunately, I did not manage to follow this course until the end... time constraints... :-(

New “public outreach” article on Applied Learning Sciences

I’ve just linked a recent “public outreach” article on Academia.edu containing an “expert interview” with me on the topic of applying learning sciences to everyday school-oriented learning practices. http://bit.ly/1rs0FZU Feel free to comment it, if you can read German and feel like you’ve got something valuable to say about this topic… 0

22 September 2014 at 21:20 - Comments

Big Trend: Free online learning & assessment resources

I’ve got the impression that many companies are investing in offering free online learning and assessment resources and tools. I recently discovered these two: http://www.varsitytutors.com/practice-tests http://www.varsitytutors.com/classroom-assessment They can be interesting for learners, looking for self-paced revision and for teachers wishing to make their jobs easier (and spend their time on more meaningful activities)… What do […]

4 June 2014 at 16:28 - Comments

What can schools, teachers and learners learn from implicit learning research?

Here is the slideshow of my oral presentation “What can schools, teachers and learners learn from implicit learning research?”, that I just gave at the Fourth scientific symposium of the Association for Research in Neuroeducation, at the Université de Caen, in Caen, Basse-Normandie, France . http://www.slideshare.net/rreuter/reuter-arn20140527 0

27 May 2014 at 15:42 - Comments