Video Conferencing and Knowledge Management in In-Service Teacher Distance Lifelong Training and Development

  • Anna Kamakari
  • Athanasios Drigas
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 73)

Abstract

In Greece, the training system and education can be adapted to distance lifelong e-learning and the teachers, the society and the economy can be benefited via the introduction and training of in-service teachers in a) the Video Conferencing (VC) technology and mode of distant training, granted that VC is put into a learning framework, and b) Knowledge Management (KM) methodology, through lectures and seminars. Incidentally, VC technology and KM methodology can be integrated into in-service teacher distance lifelong training and development, and to this end, an example, a hybrid model, of the manner VC technology and KM methodology can be integrated into in-service teacher distance lifelong training and development, that is, a microteaching session via VC and KM, which is advisable for Greek teachers of all specialisations in Greece or abroad, is given.

Keywords

Video conferencing knowledge management distance lifelong in-service training managed learning environment microteaching 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anna Kamakari
    • 1
  • Athanasios Drigas
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, Net Media LabNCSR Demokritos’AthensGreece

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