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UNESCO-UNIR ICT & Education Latam Congress 2016: Integration of formal and informal contexts, for a better teaching and a better learning

2016 - Feb 22
UNESCO-UNIR ICT & Education Latam Congress 2016 ( is born with the drive of: “Integration of formal and informal contexts, Read more

UNIR contributes to the 2016 Horizon Report on Higher Education expert panel seeking for the future of education

2016 - Jan 14
 The expert panel has selected the key trends, challenges, and developments in educational technology that will have a decisive impact Read more

UNIR takes part at the 38th UNESCO General Conference

Sede de la UNESCO en París
2015 - Dec 7
The Universidad Internacional de La Rioja (UNIR) has participated at the 38th UNESCO General Conference and the Leader´s Forum (16-17 Read more

High Level Policy Forum ICDE-UNESCO. Nowadays, learning is what happens off-classroom

With Prof. Mandla Makhanya, Principal of UNISA (SouthAfrica)
2015 - Oct 19
Right today, Saturday 17th, 2015, over 120 experts from Worldwide gather together at the University of SouthAfrica, in Pretoria. My Read more

ICDE World Conf. 2015 #1: UNIR amongst the top-level educational experts, worldwide

2015 - Oct 13
Once a year, the International Conference for Open and Distance Education organizes an international conference where educational experts, politics, rectors, Read more

UNIR implements a software application to enhance the learner progress tracking

El proyecto cuenta con financiación propia de UNIR Research
2015 - Oct 13
UNIR Research’s project A4Learning (, became the first innovation and knowledge transfer project at the institution. The software application has Read more

“The art & science of Learning Design”, UNIR co-authored the most influential book in the field

Imagen de portada del Libro "The art & science of learning design"
2015 - Sep 3
A reference for Learning Designers worldwide. The TELS-Craftmor book “The Art & Science of Learning Design” has gathered the analysis Read more

Dynamics of Evaluation: Incoming series of Open-classes at the UNIR-Tavistock Chair

Tavistock chair second openclass
2015 - Sep 2
When you think about evaluation, what comes to your mind? If you think about systems, conversations, clients, stakeholders, complexity, negotiations, Read more

Marcel J. Veenman: “Even brighter students have to keep developing metacognition skills”

Marcel Veenman debating some theoretical aspects with researchers
2015 - Aug 4
Marcel J. Veenman, founder of the Institute for Metacognition Research and Chief Editor of an Springer Journal, Metacognition and Learning, Read more

First UNIR-Tavistock Chair Openclass: ‘Reflective practice bridges the gap between theory, skills, values and methods’

2015 - Jul 13
Evaluation, not only as a business tool, but as a useful practice in education. This is one of the ideas Read more