1. International Workshop on Online Teaching Initiatives (IWOOTI). Call for Entries


The Consortium of the European Virtual Academy invites you to submit a paper for the 1st International Workshop on Online Teaching Initiatives (IWOOTI). The workshop will be hosted by the University of Applied Sciences in Mittweida, Germany, within the frame of the 22nd International Scientific Conference Mittweida, October 24-25, 2012. Papers presented at the workshop will be published in the workshop proceedings. IWOOTI is seeking to bring top research and proven best practices in online teaching, learning and research together.

IWOOTI 2012 is intended partly as a summary of the results from the two years of the project EVA – EUROPEAN VIRTUAL ACADEMY. The workshop committee welcomes both academic and practitioner papers on a wide range of topics and scholarly approaches including theoretical and empirical papers as well as project reports and short demonstrations. Topics can include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Modern approaches and activities included in virtual teaching
  • Online courses, online-learning platforms and virtual universities
  • Online pedagogy
  • Neurobiological mechanisms of learning, contemporary models of the human brain, memory and cognitive behavior
  • Technology enhanced learning
  • Digital culture
  • Research in progress
  • Case studies of eLearning projects
  • Evaluation of strategies to achieve/deliver online learning

Please visit the IWOOTI website for more details: www.iwooti.eu