Women, Power, and Educational Technology

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This the first post I have ever written about females in technology. A few recent incidents got me thinking about this issue. First, I attended/presented at an educational technology conference that had the mission of giving women voices as keynote presenters, yet the major presenters (who were given more time and press) were males. Second, I am spending the day watching TedxWomen and there are male presenters.

These incidents reminded of a powerful experience that happened to me as a college teacher in a face-to-face undergraduate course on Psychology of Adjustment . . .

Read original here: http://usergeneratededucation.wordpress.com/2012/12/01/women-power-and-educational-technology/ ;

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About evelynizquierdo

English teacher at Universidad Central de Venezuela, tech enthusiast, e-tutor, ICT teacher trainer, proud Webhead, Avealmec, VenTESOL, CLED, TESOL and IATEFL member https://evelynizquierdo.wordpress.com/

Posted on December 1, 2012, in Technology. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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