THIS IS ME

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My name is Beatriz. I have a degree in German Language and Literature (Universitat de Barcelona) and a Masters in Learning Technologies for Language Teaching and Treatment (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia). I am interested in almost everything related to education and technology.

Publications

"A Spanish Inverted Classroom: Students’ Perceptions and Implications for Teachers", eLearning Papers 42/2015: 29-41.
 

WHAT I DO

Didactic consultancy for corporations

Analysis, Solutions and strategies for implementing, developing and optimizing training programs in every format: face-to-face, online or blended.

 

Creation of educational digital content

Development of interactive instructional materials:

- Quizzes

- Presentations

- Infographics

- Practice exercises

Instructional Design

Storyboard creation, including text, images, and activities -  ready for being developed by a multimedia team.

Instructional redaction of materials to be efficiently transformed into multimedia content.

Training

Workshops on digital competence and alphabetization:

- Designed with a sound pedagogic base

- Learner-centered

- Interactive

- Combining different methodologies

- With transparent learning outcomes

MY SKILLS

Moodle

CMSs

Video edition

Image edition


Mahara


ADAPT Authoring Tool


Audio edition


Ofimatic packages

LATEST POSTS

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Responsive vs. Adaptive Design

When I started reading about mobile learning, I encountered the terms responsive and adaptive. From a trainer perspective, they were…
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Why Vertical Scrolling in e-Learning Is a Good Approach

In a previous post, I mentioned some advantages of e-learning courses designed with a scrolling or vertical layout over courses…
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A PowerPoint Presentation is not an e-Learning Course

Most of the courses I have developed based on a PowerPoint Presentation (PPT). Clients wanted either to replace or to…
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H5P as a Service

H5P has gone SaaS. I love authoring tools and H5P is one of my favourite ones for many reasons: it’s…
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WHY PERPETUAL BETA?

Perpetual beta is a feature of software which is at a development stage for an extended or indefinite period of time. It is associated with the development of a service in which constant updates and improvements are the foundation for its usability.

I think this software particularity is a beautiful metaphor for humans and for life. We are (or should be) continuously improving and updating like these services. I will never be completely and perfectly finished.