Confereces & Meetings in 2024

ISCAR 2024 International Society for Cultural-historical Activity Research (ISCAR) Title: “Inclusiveness as a future challenge” Website: Date: 26 - 30 Aug, 2024 Place: Rotterdam, Netherlands Lang: English Submission deadline: 1 Feb 2024 XX EPEF SBF (XX Encontro de Pesquisa em Ensino de Física (EPEF 2024) — Physics Education Research Meeting Title: “Nas veredas da pesquisa, com quem nos comunicamos e para onde queremos ir?” Website: Date: 19-23 Agosto, 2024...

December 30, 2023 · 1 min · 81 words · André Rodrigues

The PhD Day in ISCAR 2021 Natal/Brazil

The PhD Day activities held within the 6th Congress of the International Society for Cultural-Historical Activity Research represent how much the research community looks up to the future without neglecting the past. In this edition, 14 out of 23 participants were Brazilians. As Brazil has a vibrant research community on cultural-historical approach, the engagement and participation of Brazilians would not be different. Unfortunately, we could not meet all in person. Natal is suited for this type of meeting in which we start the discussion in presentation rooms and continue it somewhere near the beach. But that was the only thing to regret.

August 9, 2021 · 2 min · 261 words · André Rodrigues

The initial challenge: understand how Twitter works.

As a millennial, can I understand how Twitter works? – Well, it should be easy, since the largest age group (more than 38%) is between 25 - 34 years old. Sure, most people can use it. Yet do they understand it? I remember the first time someone told me about Twitter. It was sometime around 2008. I did not grasp the notion that 140 characters could be enough to convey an exciting idea.

July 18, 2021 · 5 min · 871 words · André Rodrigues

Confereces & Meetings in 2022

IOSTE science-education International Organization for Science and Technology Education Title: “Esperançar in uncertainty times: the role of science and technology education in/for a changing world” Website: Date: 25-29 July, 2022 Place: Recife, Brazil Lang: English Submission deadline: 31 Jan 2022 XIX EPEF physics-education SBF (XIX Encontro de Pesquisa em Ensino de Física (EPEF 2022) — Physics Education Research Meeting Title: “Perspectivas e Desafios da Pesquisa em Ensino de Física em tempos pandêmicos: o que aprendemos e para onde vamos?...

December 22, 2021 · 1 min · 97 words · André Rodrigues

First step towards social media analytics for Science Education Research.

I just delivered my application for Twitter API. A modest research project on the public understanding of science and conversations on scientific topics. Let’s see if I get approved. It is a new field of research for me. Looks promising and exciting!

June 24, 2021 · 2 min · 302 words · André Rodrigues