7 min read. Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are courses offered virtually with the aim of providing open and affordable educational options for people around the globe. Typically, MOOCs are used as a teaching tool in two ways: as a vehicle to replicate face-to-face classroom settings, or to innovate pedagogically. It is important to note that the use of technology … [Read more...] about Pedagogical innovation in MOOCs: storytelling as a teaching and learning tool.
Andrea is a specialist in Knowledge and Learning and supports the Institute for Economic and Social Development (INDES) in the management of learning projects and instructional design for the development of online learning solutions aimed at strengthening capacities and competencies in the region. An e-learning specialist, she has been a teacher in Brazil for several years and always seeks to learn more about the use of technologies as tools in the teaching and learning process. Andrea is a pedagogue, has a master's degree in education from the University of Montreal, and has more than 15 years of experience designing online training courses for international organizations such as the IDB, the OAS, and the IMF.