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Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Digital Preservation and Information Modeling
Periodical reunion in at least one University or research institution. It must be organized around a topic and periodically an expert came and pronounced a speech. Every day (it usually be one day per week) only one person speak for the public and a general discussion follow the speech. It last longer than a congress, from one moth to the whole academic year.
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Fasti Congressuum: A Useful Online Tool for Congresses and Call for Papers
Elena Duce Pastor (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain), María Cristina de la Escosura (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain), Diego M. Escámez de Vera (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain), María del Mar Rodríguez (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain), and David Serrano Lozano (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0680-5.ch002
Every year, all over the world, hundreds of calls for papers are submitted and hundreds of congresses take place, all of them devoted to some aspect of antiquity. With such an enormous amount of international activity, it is rather difficult, if not impossible, for an individual researcher, or a researching group, to keep in track of every single academic activity related to their specialty, not to say of general academic activities at international scale. It is a very common phenomenon listening to complains from students, young researchers or even consolidated ones about the lack of information on some activities they would have been interested in participating in. The members of this project have checked this experience, even personally, happening in different countries, always talking about classics and antiquity studies. Fasti Congressuum was born by and for students and researchers on Antiquity as an independent project and a tool against this situation.
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Learning to Teach: Cultivating Practice in a Mentor-Candidate Relationship
A required course comprised of teacher candidates who represent all stages of preparation from beginners to student teachers and all content areas, whereby a seminar leader guides the activities that focus on educational theories, practice, and effective instructional strategies.
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