1st International Workshop “New Metrics for Evaluation: Towards innovation in learning”

1st International Workshop “New Metrics for Evaluation: Towards innovation in learning”
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 1:00pm

15th of April 2016

Montevideo, Uruguay

[Ver la versión en español].

The Center for Research Ceibal Foundation in collaboration with the Instituto de Educación y Evaluación Educativa -INEEd-, the Center ICT4V and the Inter-American Development Bank - Education Division are pleased to invite you to the 1st International Workshop “New Metrics for Evaluation: Towards innovation in learning”.

The international workshop will promote exchange, discussion and analysis about the opportunities and challenges of using new metrics for assessment and evaluation in education and learning. The event will gather national and international experts, as well as institutions involved in the field of education and technology.

The workshop will be conducted in two phases: the first two days will gather a limited number of participants, while the last day will be an open day event.

Participation: Participation in the open day event can take place under one of the following modalities: speaker participation and attendee participation. 

Speaker participation: The modality is addressed to those interested in presenting a research poster that briefly summarizes their project or applied study related to the topic of the international workshop. Anyone interested in participating under this modality should send an email to fundacion@ceibal.edu.uy 

Registration: Please note that although attendance will be free of charge, registration is essential as places are limited. We encourage everyone interested in confirming his or her assistance as soon as possible to the following email fundacion@ceibal.edu.uy 

Important Information: The organizers can offer a number of contributions to cover expenses from foreign participants for attending the open day. Those interested in applying under this scheme should send a letter to fundacion@ceibal.edu.uy 

 explaining their interest and current work in the field of New metrics, Learning Analytics clearly stating in the object “Application for Covering Participation Expenses”. 

  • Language: The working languages of the workshop will be English and Spanish. Simultaneous translation will be provided.
  • Location: The open day will take place in Teatro Solís (Sala Delmira Agustini, Buenos Aires s/n, Montevideo).

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