Archivo de la categoría Digital Competence

New Digital Rucksack

EducaLAB Insignias avanza hacia la colaboración

Tras un verano de trabajo evolutivo, presentamos hoy una renovada Mochila de Micro-Credenciales Digitales Abiertas, que avanza hacia una emisión colaborativa. EducaLAB Insignias abre, de forma experimental, la puerta a otras entidades e instituciones educativas que deseen emitir insignias digitales abiertas para reconocer los logros alcanzados y las competencias adquiridas y/o desarrolladas en base a sus actividades de formación. Desde septiembre de 2016, fecha en la que en este mismo espacio ya anunciábamos una renovación profunda de la Mochila, pasando por abril de 2017, cuando lanzábamos su nueva interfaz, hasta hoy mismo, EducaLAB Insignias ha ido evolucionando en cuanto a sus funcionalidades para hacerla más…

Digitally Competent Educational Organisations MOOC open for registration

Next Tuesday, 19th September, the MOOC Digitally Competent Educational Organisations (1st edition) starts. During 4 weeks, and with an estimated effort of 5 hours per week, this MOOC will address the transformation of educational organisations considering technology as a key facilitator component for the success of this process. The course will analyse and tackle this challenge from three complementary dimensions: the pedagogical dimension (which includes all aspects related to the teaching and learning practice, to the curricula contents, and to the assessment practices), the organisational dimension (which includes leadership and governance practices, professional development and collaboration and networking) and the…

Common Digital Competence Framework For Teachers

The ‘Common Digital Competence Framework For Teachers’ was born in 2012 with the aim of offering a descriptive reference to be used for training purposes and in evaluation, certification and accreditation processes. It is part of the ‘Digital Culture Plan in Schools‘ (in Spanish), whose set of projects are the result of a process of shared reflection that the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport opened with the active participation of the Autonomous Communities and the constitution of a Conference in which external experts also take part. It is in this Conference on the Digital Competence for Teachers, coordinated…

Digitally Competent Educational Organizations – Summary of the Conference

Summary of the conference held on May 24, 2016 at the INTEF, Madrid Opening speech by José Luis Blanco López, General Director of Evaluation and Territorial Cooperation. Mr. José Luis Blanco opens his speech pondering that, in the past, from the moment that thoughts about the digitalization of education started, that process was based mainly on three foundations: devices and infrastructure, educational materials and teacher training. In 2012, however, the INTEF proposes the Digital Culture Plan in the School, with seven foundations and a more systemic approach. The Connectivity project for Schools, approved in 2015, included a planned investment of…

Common Framework for Digital Competence of Teachers

INTEF launches the English version of the Common Framework for Digital Competence of Teachers: Before explaining the reasons why INTEF has decided to translate the Framework into English, it might be convenient to go back in time and walk back the journey that has been made up to now. Although the reasons for compiling a Common Framework for Digital Competence of Teachers have already been published in this blog in February 2014, after the public presentation of the first draft of the framework, it is important to remember now why this project was launched back in 2012: Why a Common…