Petra Newrly

Petra is Head of Project Team Technology Enhanced Learning at MFG Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Public Innovation Agency for ICT and Media, where she is responsible for managing and initiating technology enhanced learning projects especially in the European context, e.g. the Leonardo da Vinci project SVEA which aim was to strengthen the social media uptake in the VET and adult education sector to promote innovation in lifelong learning. Additionally she has set up and offered trainings on the use of web 2.0 in the further education sector. Petra has published several articles on the use of social media in further education and about digital literacy development as such. Her main interest lies on e-learning 2.0, strategies on how to integrate social media in further education as well as in strengthening technology enhanced learning in the broad society.