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Research Symposia for Spanish and Latin American Academics           XIII Edition
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Trends in 21st Century Education and Its Use of Technology


Subjects and Speakers

Each session’s topic seeks to promote an exchange of knowledge and experiences amongst participants, and to inspire new lines of research across borders.

The speakers are prestigious professors who have extensive teaching and research experience and whose work has been widely published in their respective fields. Sessions are structured around the presentation of articles, case studies, and work of the speakers themselves, presenting reviews of their work and the current state of issues involved.

*Sessions are conducted in English and require active participation of all attendees. Required readings are also in English. For more details or questions, write to:

Interactive Learning: Technology in the Classroom
Eric Mazur, Area Dean of Applied Physics, Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied
Physics, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

Reflecting on Leadership, Management, and Governance
Judith Block MacLaughlin, Senior Lecturer on Education Educational Chair, Harvard Seminar for New Presidents Faculty Director, Higher Education Program, Harvard University

Unto Caesar what is Caesar's: Finding the Right Use of Technology and of the Classroom
Harry Lewis, Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science, Harvard University

Power, Influence, and Group Processes
Paul Osterman, NTU Professor of Human Resources and Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Department of Urban Planning, MIT

MITx: MIT's New Online Learning Initiative
Eric Grimson, Chancellor for Academic Advancement at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, and the Bernard Gordon Chair of Medical Engineering at MIT.

Fostering Visual Literacy for Teachers, Scholars, and Students: New Approaches to Video
at Harvard

Marlon Kuzmick, Director of Media, Literacy, and Visualization at The Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, Harvard University

Pre-Texts for Teaching: An Interactive Approach to Literacy, Innovation, and Citizenship
Doris SommerIra Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures, Director of Graduate Studies in Spanish, Harvard University, Director of the Cultural Agents initiative at Harvard University

Strategic Teaching with Technology: From Design to Assessment
Lori Breslow, Senior Lecturer, Managerial Communication, MIT Sloan School of Management

Teaching Focus on New Media and Learning
John Palfrey, Head of School at Phillips Academy Andover, Director, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University
The Leadership Challenges for Higher Education's Digital Age
James Soto Antony, Senior Lecturer on Education, Faculty Director, Higher Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

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