13 octobre 2019

IREG recognized “Global Energy Prize” awarded to Dane and American

The press release mentions that the “Global Energy Prize” has been recognized by IREG Observatory as one of 99 main international scientific awards in the world. It is an acknowledgment of IREG Observatory as a “standard setting organization”. More...

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2019 Václav Havel Prize shared by Ilham Tohti and the Youth Initiative for Human Rights

Conseil de l'EuropeThe seventh Václav Havel Human Rights Prize – which honours outstanding civil society action in defence of human rights – has been awarded jointly to imprisoned Uyghur intellectual Ilham Tohti from China and the Youth Initiative for Human Rights (YIHR), which brings together young people from across the Balkans to promote reconciliation. More...

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11 octobre 2019

L’éducation aura bientôt son prix Nobel

D’une valeur de 500.000 dollars, le «Prix Minerva» récompensera chaque année un professeur ayant développé une pédagogie «extraordinaire et innovante». Plus...

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Remise des prix PEPITE 2019 : 29 lauréats récompensés

ESR enseignementsup-recherche gouv frÀ l'occasion de la cinquième édition de Bpifrance Inno Génération, Frédérique Vidal, ministre de l'Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l'Innovation et Paul-François Fournier, Directeur exécutif Innovation chez Bpifrance, ont dévoilé les 29 projets récompensés du prix PEPITE 2019, issus des pôles PEPITE de tout le territoire. Plus...

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10 octobre 2019

YouTube Video Awards

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. YouTube Video Awards
What surprises me is that I have seen five of the seven winners, and even linked to some here. My favorite of the year, Kiwi, won for 'cutest video'. I actually subscribed to Terra Naomi's feed; she won best music video. I had also seen Free Hugs, Ask a Ninja and the OKGo treadmill dance. Which means the awards show functioned perfectly: to validate my selection of videos to watch by showing me that other people watched them too. More...

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02 octobre 2019

Quelles études faut-il faire pour décrocher le prix Nobel ?

Cette semaine, vous rêvez devant ces grands chercheurs, écrivains et homme de paix qui décrochent le Graal du prix Nobel .En France, à ce jour, ils sont 56 à avoir reçu ce prix éminent remis pour la première fois en 1901. Des plus connus, comme Pierre et Marie Curie, François Mauriac, Luc Montagnier et Pierre Gilles de Gennes, à ceux que l’on a un peu oubliés, comme Fréderic Passy, premier prix Nobel de la paix ou Victor Grignard, prix Nobel de chimie en 1912. Plus...

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23 septembre 2019

UNESCO ICT in Education Prize – Call for nominations 2019

The UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the use of ICT in Education recognises innovative approaches in leveraging new technologies to expand educational and lifelong learning opportunities. This year’s deadline for applications is 31 October, while the award ceremony will be held in March 2020 at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. More...

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18 septembre 2019

Edublog Award Nominations

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Josie Fraser[Edit][Delete]: Edublog Award Nominations, [Edit][Delete] December 8, 2006
The EduBlog Award nominations hve been posted. Not surprisingly, the Techlearn-K12 crowd dominate the categories with numerous nominations. Canada has been effectively shut out of the nominations this year despite a dominating presence in previous years. The demographics have shifted, I guess. More...

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16 septembre 2019

North-South Prize 2018 honours fight to end female genital mutilation and the promotion of social ecology

Conseil de l'EuropeJaha Mapenzi Dukureh founder and CEO of the Non-Governmental organisation “Safe Hands for Girls” and Damien Carême, Mayor of Grande-Synthe are the laureates of the North-South Prize of the Council of Europe 2018. More...

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09 septembre 2019

Edublog Awards - Nominations Open

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Josie Fraser[Edit][Delete]: Edublog Awards - Nominations Open, IncSub [Edit][Delete] November 14, 2006
The 2006 Edublog Awards nominations have opened. Nominations are made confidentially and "only current edubloggers are invited to nominate contenders." The usual set of categories, with some additions, including the inscrutable "Best research paper on social software within learning and teaching" (why not just 'best research paper'? Weird). Librarians, teachers, undergraduates and newcomers each get their own categories (nothing for graduate students, researchers or Zoroastrians). More...

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