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Emerging Trends in Education / module 6 group’s graduation at TAMK

Emerging Trends in Education / module 6 group’s graduation at TAMK

A group consisting of 8 teachers and education planners from Tampere University of Applied Sciences participated in 21st Century Educators module ‘Emerging Trends in Education'. During the course the participants became familiarized with utilizing different digital learning tools and platforms in education.

From left to right: Mark Curcher, Virpi Heinonen, Nana Mbiah, Ana Cristina Pratas, Katri Viitanen, Hanna Kinnari-Korpela, Petri Tuohimäki and Minna Metsäportti. Other group members were not able to participate in the event.
From left to right: Mark Curcher, Virpi Heinonen, Nana Mbiah, Ana Cristina Pratas, Katri Viitanen, Hanna Kinnari-Korpela, Petri Tuohimäki and Minna Metsäportti. Other group members were not able to participate in the event.

Emerging Trends in Education provides the latest information about the different digital options in teaching. After completing the course teachers and education planners are able to implement these into their own practice.

Online teaching enables everyone to learn regardless of where they are located. All the interaction happens online, even the group discussions.

The group celebrated their success with Program Director Mark Curcher and Director Carita Prokki on Monday 8th of February at TAMK main campus.

The course teacher, Ana Cristina Pratas, paid a visit to Tampere and surprised her group by making an appearance at the event. Ana Cristina lives in the United Arab Emirates and guided the group online. She was warmly welcomed - group was impressed by her extra effort of coming to celebrate their success. At the end of the event Curcher and Pratas collected feedback in the form of a group discussion. The both emphasized the importance of feedback in order to continuously develop the course and improve the course.

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Published 12.04.2016