On January 30, opens the periode to participate in the Award Espiral Edublogs 2017, aimed at professionals in the field of education. This year is not limited to blogging and want to give visibility to all good practices based on digital tools. This change is reflected in the categories of the competition, which are now eight, organised in two categories: educational experiences and virtual spaces.

On January 30, opens the periode to participate in the Award Espiral Edublogs 2017
On January 30, opens the periode to participate in the Award Espiral Edublogs 2017. Author: Associació Espiral, Educació i Tecnologia.

In early January the Association Espiral, Education and Technology released the new edition of the Prize Espiral Edublogs, explaining that comes "with new features." Until now, it was an event aimed exclusively blogs in education. Now wants to give visibility to all those good educational practices that are supported by digital tools.

Therefore, it has updated the contest categories. They are now a total of eight bonded in two modes: educational experiences and virtual spaces:

Type I: Educational Experiences

  • Category 1. Learning Communities
  • Category 2. Emerging educational trends

Type II: Virtual spaces

  • Category 3. Professors who share
    • 3.1. Teachers
    • 3.2. Teachers in Early Childhood Education
  • Category 4. Collaborative projects
  • Category 5. Students who build
    • 5.1. Primary Education
    • 5.2. Secondary Education
    • 5.3. Over 16 years (Vocational Training, Official Languages ​​School and University)
  • Category 6. Content Curators
  • Category 7. Teaching Portfolio
  • Category 8. Reflection on teaching practice

Dates to note are:

  • From January 30 to April 2 will open the period for submission of nominations.
  • On 6 May will be announced the finalists.
  • On May 13 the final results will be published.
  • On June 10 there will be the awards ceremony in Madrid.

For more information, consult the bases of the call.