Maria Beatrice Ligorio is Associate Professor at the University of Bari (Italy) where she teaches educational Psychology and E-learning. She holds a PhD in Psychology of Communication, she has been a NATO fellow at the University of Berkeley and she received a Marie Curie grant to develop virtual educational environments at the University of Nijmegen (NL). She has also been a fellow at the University of Delaware, at the Institute of Learning Sciences (Chicago, USA), and at the TECFA (Gineva, CH). Her main research interests are educational technology, digital identity, dialogical learning, blended communities. She has published over 30 articles in international journals. Contact: email@example.com
An Italian model: Blended Collaborative and Constructive Participation
In Italy, blended learning is still relatively underused. Beatrice Ligorio and Nadia Sansone present the theory and practice behind BCCP, their flexible blended learning model gaining in popularity.