Media and Learning 2011

The conference programme includes discussions, workshops, demonstrations and presentations related to topics including:

  • Strategies to embed media literacy in the curriculum
  • Potential use of augmented reality, immersive technologies, interactive imaging and simulations to enhance education
  • Training and tools for teachers who create their own media-based resources
  • Audiovisual media supporting special needs education
  • Getting the most out of video libraries and repositories
  • Balancing access and use of digital devices for learning with e-safety considerations
  • Learning through media-rich games and simulations
  • Latest developments in classroom and lecture recordings
  • Evolution from a literacy culture to a media culture
  • Ways to create opportunities for creativity and participation in the classroom
  • Innovative media tools and pioneering applications in learning

Finalists in the annual MEDEA Awards will take part in the conference and presentations and input by them and winners from the awards in previous years will ensure there are plenty of examples of excellent usage of media in an educational setting alongside discussions about policy, procedures and new initiatives and developments.

24 - 25 November 2011 Flemish Ministry of Education Headquarters, Brussels
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