About the article
Janaina Minelli de Oliveira
Janaina Minelli de Oliveira received her PhD in Applied Linguistics from the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil and is currently associate professor in the University Rovira i Virgili, Spain. Her research interests include semiotics, education and technology. Her most recent publication is De Oliveira, J. M., Echenique, E. G., Bettencourt, T. & Gisbert, M. 2012. Meandros de la interacción: desafíos del uso pedagógico de los entornos virtuales 3D [Meanders of interaction: challenges of pedagogical use in 3d virtual environments]. Revista Ibero-americana de Educación 60. 153–171.
Vanessa Esteve is an IT System Engineer and member of the Applied Research Group in Education and Technology (ARGET), Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain. She is presently working on her doctoral dissertation in the PhD program “Educational Technology: e-Learning and Knowledge Management”. Her research interests are related to the use of simulations and Digital Game-Based Learning.
Mar Camacho holds a PhD in Educational Technology. She is a teacher and researcher at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Tarragona – Catalonia) and a member of the Applied Research Group in Education and Technology (ARGET). Her latest research has been the use of Web 2.0 tools and resources and the use and implementation of mobile learning and emerging technologies as tools which help us transform, enrich and extend the learning experience.
Published Online: 2013-05-25
Published in Print: 2013-05-24