Presentation on theme: "“A Community of Innovative Leaders in Education” Andrea Aranguren, OAS Second World Bank Caribbean Learning Event in Portland, Maine, July 26-28, 2011."— Presentation transcript:
“A Community of Innovative Leaders in Education” Andrea Aranguren, OAS Second World Bank Caribbean Learning Event in Portland, Maine, July 26-28, 2011.
ITEN is a virtual network of professional leaders in Teacher Education who are willing to share knowledge, experiences, research and best practices.
Built to support horizontal cooperation, ITEN offers a virtual space for interaction for all stakeholders in the field of teacher education in the Americas.
ITEN Offers Delivery of professional development in the use of ICTs in the classroom for teacher educators and in-service teachers through online courses; Virtual space and internet tools (Blogs, forums, etc) to foster effective communication among educators, school leaders and other educational stakeholders; Technical assistance missions among countries to build capacity.
170 Participants registered Example Webinar: Peace Education (Spanish)
70 Participants registered from 19 countries Example: Webinar “Peace Education” (English)
Teacher Education for 21st Century Teachers Online Course in English Total number of participants 78 Guyana, Jamaica, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, St. Lucia, Bahamas and St. Kitts and Nevis. Online Course in Spanish Total number of participants: 179 Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Uruguay, Dominican Republic, Perú, Ecuador, Honduras, México, Haití, Brazil and Paraguay.
Next steps Increase number of members/users Create more partnerships Online courses Webinars Technical assistance missions ITEN Advisory Group Sustainability
Improving Teaching and Learning Outcomes in the English-speaking Caribbean Countries with ICT Through ITEN Online Forums and Webinars Provide a virtual space to: Exchange knowledge and experience already existing in the region; and Promote regional dialogue and cooperation in improving learning outcomes.
Thank You Andrea Aranguren: firstname.lastname@example.org@oas.org ITEN website: http://www.oas.org/en/iten/http://www.oas.org/en/iten/