Conferences

Educational Media and Innovative Practices: Challenges & Visions

 

International Council for Educational Media 2007 (lCEM 2007)

Innovative LearningEnvironments2007 (ILE2007)

September 20-22, 2007

 

CARDET – Intercollege, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

Program Overview

 

Wednesday, 19/9 2007

Conference Room, Main Building, 2nd floor:

ICEM Executive Committee meeting

 

Thursday, 20/9 2007

Conference Room, Main Building, 2nd floor:

ICEM Executive Committee meeting

 

15:00 -16:00 ICEM2007/ILE2007 Registration

Room: UNESCO Amphitheatre

 

16:00 -19:00 Producers Forum

Digital Rights Management Vs. Creative Commons: Putting a Commons Sense into Education Florian Philapitsch, KommAustria

 

·       Walter Olensky, Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture, Austria

·       Thomas Boström, UR,Swedish Educational Broadcasting Company, Sweden

·       Tryggvi Jakobsson, The National Centre for Educational Materials, Iceland

·       Uwe Hass, FWU Institute for Film and Picture, Germany

 

 

Friday, 21/9 2007

 

Room LAB B17:

09.00 - 18.00 Media Days

 

Room: UNESCO Amphitheatre:

09:00 -9:30 Conference Opening

 

·       Dr. Charalambos Vrasidas, Executive Director -CARDET

·       Dr. Michalis Attalides, Rector – Intercollege, Representative from CYTA

·       Mr. Akis Cleanthous, Minister of Education and Culture

 

09:30 -10:30 Keynote Speech

Modding and Mashing: Exploring New Media Tools in a Digital Age Dr. John Hedberg, President of ICEM, Macquarie University

 

10.30 – 10.50 Coffee Break

 

10.50. – 12.30 Paralell Sessions

 

Session A1, Room: Davinci

Chair: Cornell, R.

 

Cornell, R., Pan, Cheng-Chang., Tsai, Ming-Hsiu., Chien, Ya-Chen., Tsai, Mei-Mei., Tu, Chih-Hsiung., Blocher, M.: The Great Debate - F2F,WWW, or Blended? Ten Proponents in Four Acts

 

Session A2, Room: Plato

Chair: Curchill, D.

 

·       Curchill, D.: Using Blogs to Support Teaching and Learning in a University

·       Komlo, Cs., & Forgo, S.: Expectations of e-Learning Multimedia Instructional Material

·       Lin, Chai-Wei., Tsai, Mei-Mei., & Chien, D.: A Case Study of the Multiple­ Intelligence and Cooperative Learning in e-Learning/ Media Project

·       Eteokleous, N., & Christodoulou, N.: Achieving Multiculturalism in a Centralized Educational System through Computer Technology

·       Charalambous, K., Ioannou, 1., & Nicolaou, I.: An Investigation  of the Degree of Integration of ICT in Primary Education and of the Attitudes of Primary School Teachers of the Town of Nicosia Towards the Integration and Exploitation of ICT in the Educational Process

 

 

Session A3, Room: Rousso

Chair: Stylianou - Georgiou, A.

 

·       Alexander, C.: TESOL Internet Innovations at Intercollege's Language Laboratory

·       Stylianou - Georgiou, A.: EUROPAL: Using ICT to Promote Learner Autonomy

·       Papadima - Sophocleous, S.: Reflective Electronic Portfolios in a BACALL Course: Supporting Reflective and Autonomous Learning

·       Alves, P., Moreira, A, & Mclsaac, M.: Collaborative Writing at a Distance

·       Laghos, A., & Zaphiris, P.: Investigating Student Roles in Online Student-Centered Learning

 

12.30 – 14.00 Lunch Break

 

14.00 – 15.45 Paralell Sessions

 

Session B1, Room: Davinci

Chair: Nicolaou, C.

 

·       Cardoso, T., Celorico, J.A., & Alarcáo, I.: MAECC - Discovering a New Model to Analyse and Explore Scientific Knowledge

·       Loureiro, M.J. ,
Neto, A., Oliveira, ,Chagas, L .,
Bettencourt, T., Cid,
M., Marques, L., Praia, J., Santos, C, Costa, N., & Guerra, C.: Science Education Research and School Practices: Building an Online Community of Practice

·       Olympiou, G., Zacharia, Z., Papaevripidou, M., & Constantinou, C.: Experimenting with Physical and Virtual Manipulatives in Physics

·       Meletiou - Mavrotheris, M., Mavrotheris, E., & Paparistodemou, E.: Developing an Online Professional Development Course for European Teachers of Statistics

·       Nicolaou, C, & Constantinou, C. P.: Preparing Teachers to Use Modeling Tools in Science Teaching and Learning Through a Blended e-Learning Course Involving Structured Collaboration

 

 

Session B2, Room: Plato

Chair: Roushias, C.

 

·       Giambona, G., & Birchall, D.W.: Synchronous or Asynchronous – ls there a Golden Medium to Better Develop Trust in SME Virtual Learning Communities?

·       Roushias, C., & Angelides,P.: EDULlNUX: Freeand Open Source Classrooms in Schools and Universities

·       Papacharalambous, B.: The elearning Platform in the Cloud

·       Stewart, J.: Facilitating Virtual Action Learning: Experiences From a Study of an SME e-Learning Programme

·       Wall, J., McNamee, E, Vrasidas, C, Madden, D., Hurst, A., Baccino,T., Chanquoy, L., Yazici, E., Acar, E., Jordan, A., McNamee, P.,& Koushiappi, M.: Innovative Construction Manager Training: A Case Study

 

 

Session B3, Room: Rousso

Chair: Koumi, J.

 

·       Chysanthou, C.: The "Grey Box": Media Literacy in Cyprus Public Education

·       Veletsianos, G., & loannou, C.: Aesthetics and Beauty in Educational Media: An Overlooked Fundamental in the Design and Delivery of Digital Content

·       Koumi, J.: Pedagogic Video Design Principles

·       Doering, A., & Veletsianos, G.: Innovative Uses of Educational Media Around the World: The Case for Adventure Learning

·       Vassilikopoulou, M.,Boloudakis, M.,SymeonR., & Paraskeva, E.: From Digitised Comic Books To Digital Hypermedia Comic Books: Their Use In Education

 

15.45 – 16.00 Coffee Break

 

16.00 – 18.00 Symposium


ICT and Educational Aspirations: Challenges and Opportunities

Ministry of Education & Culture, Pedagogical Institute, CARDET, Intercollege, Cyprus College, Open University of Cyprus, University of Cyprus

 

18.30 – 19.30 Cheese and Wine Event

 

21.00 – 24.00 Gala Dinner

 

 

Saturday, 22/9 2007

Room: UNESCO Amphitheatre

 

08:00 – 10:00 ICEM General Assembly

 

10.00 – 11.40 Parallel Sessions

 

Session C1, Room: Davinci

Chair: Evagorou, M.

 

·       Demetriou, C, Avraamidou, L., & Evagorou, M.: The Use of Handhelds in Inquiry-Based Science Investigations

·       Lazakidou, G., Retalis, S., & Paraskeva, F.: Computer-Supported Collaborative Scenarios for Evolving Self-Regulatory Skills in Math Education

·       Papaevripidou, M., Constantinou, C & Zacharia, Z.: Instructing Alien Nemoto Collect the Apples from the Apple- Tree: A Designed Curriculum to Foster Fifth Graders' Programming Skills Through the Use of Stagecast Creator

·       Santos, A.: Using Technology to Bring Reality into the Classroom

·       Cifuentes, L, & Bulu, S.: Sharing Visual Culture in a Wiki

 

 

Session C2, Room: Plato

Chair: Retalis, S.

 

·       Guerra, C., Loureiro, M. J., & Marques Vieira, R.: Evaluation of the Storyboard and the Development of Courseware Sere

·       Solomou, M.: Commercial Computer Games in Education: A Case Study

·       Mavrotheri, E., Engh, E., & Meletiou- Mavrotheris, M.: Eurolearn European Welder: A Blended Learning Approach to the Education of European Welders

·       Karigren, K., Dahlström, A., Lonka, K., & Ponzer, S.: A New Educational Annotation
Tool for Supporting Medical Teams to Improve Their Teamwork and Communication

·       Vrasidas, C.,  Hjeltnes, T., Mikalsen, A., Avraamidou, L., Retalis, S., & Koushiappi, M.: Assessing and Developing the Competences of e-Trainers

 

 

Session B3, Room: Rousso

Chair: Chih-Hsiung Tu

 

·       Chien Ya-Chen., & Tsai, Ming-Hsiu.: The Use of Web 2.0 in an English as a Foreign language (Hl) Course in Taiwan

·       Pang, Cheng-Chang, Sullivan, M. & Gunter G.: Use of Debriefing as an Instructional Strategy in an Online Course

·       Tu, Chih-Hsiung: The Balance of Collective and Individual Intelligence

·       Chien, Ya-Chen., & Tsai Ming-Hsiu: Instructing a Situated e-learning Website

·       Loureiro, M., Moreira, A.,& Pereira, L.: e-Argumentation Using SCALE

 

11.40 – 12.00 Coffee Break

 

12.00 – 13.00 Keynote Speech

Room DAVINCI PLATO ROUSSO

 

Dr. Robin Mason, Open University UK – CARDET: The Use of Web 2.0 Technologies for Community Development

 

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch Break

 

Session D1, Room: Davinci

Chair: Blocher, M.

 

·       Blocher, M.: Digital Storytelling In Pre-Service Teacher Preparation

·       Nutt, J.: The Pedagogy of Educational Asset Acquisition: Why All Great Teachers Steal

·       Stylianou E, & Eteokleous, N.: Pre-Service Early-Childhood Teachers Integrating Technology in the Art Class: Perception Changed?

·       Mcnamara S. & Horne, M.: Tomorrow's Educator

·       Hauser Z. & Kis-Toth L.: Advanced Information and Communication Technologies in Teacher Training

 

Session D2, Room: Plato

Chair: Papanastasiou, E.

 

·       Arapoglou, M. Vasilikopoulou, M. Boloudakis, P. Georgiakakis, C. Constantinou, G., Lazakidou, S. Retalis: E-fidaki: Want to Teach it? Snake it or Ladder it

·       Fang L.: How Young Adult Singaporeans Interact Online

·       Educational Technology Curriculum Team, Ministry of Education and Culture, Cyprus: Acquiring
Challenge for Cyprus' Educational System

·       Chrysostomou, S., & Papathanasiou E.: The Development of the Information Handling Skills Through the Implementation of a Project with the Use of ICT  Tools- Study of a Country in a Geography Class by 6th Grade Students With the use of the Internet and the Kidspiration

 

Session D3, Room: Rousso

Chair: Mclsaac, M.

 

Symposium: ICT for Education, Development, and Social Justice

Greeting: Jaco Cilliers, UNDP-ACT (Sponsored by UNDP-ACT)

 

·       Mclsaac, M.: Open Education Resources and ICT

·       Zembylas, M.: ICT Education and Social Justice

·       Hedberg, J: ICT for Education in Asia Pacific

·       West, P. & Vrasidas C.: Virtual Universities of the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC)

·       Evagorou, M., Vrasidas, C., Gunduz, S., Zembylas, M., Avraamidou, L. &

·       Koushiappi, M.: Integrating Technology with Environmental Education

 

15.45 – 16.05: Coffee Break

 

16.05 – 18.00: Symposium

Room: UNESCO Amphitheatre

 

Global Perspectives on Educational Media

Chair: Dr.Marina Mclsaac, CARDET

 

·       René Cluzel, UNESCO

·       Uwe Hass, EUN, European Schoolnet

·       Paul West & Charalambos Vrasidas, Commonwealth of Learning

 

18.00 – 19.00 Closing Ceremony