The E-Teach Conference & Multiplier Event on Digital Pedagogy

The U-Residence of Vrije Universiteit Brussel set the stage for an enlightening day on February 2nd, 2024. This event brought together international experts, educators, and researchers to explore the transformative power of digital pedagogy in distance education and beyond.

Led by Dr. Aysun Caliskan from VUB, the panel discussion on Teacher Competences in Digital Pedagogy sparked dynamic exchanges on leveraging digital technologies to enhance student engagement, foster critical thinking, and promote collaboration. While celebrating the benefits, participants also delved into the challenges and concerns, emphasizing the importance of balancing traditional and digital learning modes.

Afternoon sessions featured insights from Greta Volodzkaitė (BETI) on creating digital bridges in education and Milcu Teodora-Maria (LBUS) on enhancing teachers’ digital content development skills. Prof. Melita Kovacevic and Prof. Anna Maria Migdał led discussions on AI’s role in higher education.

The Final E-Teach Conference not only shared knowledge and best practices but also reaffirmed the collective commitment to advancing digital pedagogy.