UNESCO IITE Round Table at ITO-XXI Conference

On October 31 and November 1, 2013 National Research Nuclear University MIFI hosted the Third All-Russian Scientific and Practical Conference "Information Technologies of the XXI century". UNESCO IITE was a co-organizer of the conference, Mr. Dendev Badarch, UNESCO IITE Director, joined the Programme Committee of the Conference.

On October 31, 2013 UNESCO IITE held a round table "Digital Pedagogy". The event was initiated by the Director of the UNESCO IITE Dendev Badarch and academician of RAE Professor A. Tikhonov. The topic of the round table was "Digital pedagogy and teaching materials". UNESCO IITE programme specialists Svetlana Knyazeva and Marina Tsvetkova chaired the round table. Participants of the round table discussed the results of UNESCO IITE activities, international trends in the use of ICT in education, and the prospects of integration of modern ICT in education described in the new UNESCO IITE publication "ICT in Education" (http://ru.iite.unesco.org/resources/book/). The round table participants expressed their interest in holding a regular UNESCO IITE round table within the Conference to explore the most recent international trends and achievements in ICT use in education.