The conference is a large, national gathering that is held annually at one of the academic institutions that are members of MEITAL. It comprises a unique experience for both a formal and an informal professional meeting of all those involved in e-learning and e-teaching in higher education. The conference will include lectures dealing with the integration of e-learning in academic teaching in Israel, and an exhibition of posters and presentations. Workshops will be held the day before the conference. The conference will provide diverse opportunities for social and professional encounters in a pleasant, relaxed atmosphere.
The Conference will be held at Levinsky College of Education, Tel-Aviv.
The Conference Main Themes
1. Innovations, challenges and successes in online pedagogy (best practices)
2.OER Repositories and their implementation in teaching and learning
3.New strategies and technologies for implementing in teaching and learning
4.Learning processes in technology-saturated environments
5.Privacy and other ethical issues concerning the use of technology
6.Open online academic courses and their future influence (MOOCs)
7.Gaming and games in academia
8. Incorporating social networks into the learning process and their effects
9.Cultural, pedagogical, and organizational changes in the perception of online teaching within higher education systems.
10.Assistive technology and technology usage among students with special needs.
11.Research report that summarizes MEITAL funded projects products