Educational is the educational business unity of Aquifolium,
specialized in Online Education. We attend institutions and
companies providing consulting services to set up distance
education programs for Intranets and via Internet, since the
pedagogical conception to faculty follow up in their first
online classes, going through online environments design for
collaborative learning, qualification and support for teachers,
students adpatation etc.
services for the definition of landmarks and pedagogical
design for online educational programs and courses.
services for choosing and developing online teaching and
learning environments from the pedagogical model or design
and adopted landmarks.
and training for pedagocial teams mainly in online education.
and pedagogical adaptation programs to the online medium
both for teachers and students.
and pedagogical support for teachers and tutors from distance
education via Internet programs.
or adaptation of contents and online learning materials
for online distance education programs and courses.
preparation and accomplishment of asynchronous virtual
partnership with universities and other institutions, Aquifolium
Educationl also provide online courses in many subject areas
as education, webdesign and other fields of interest, helping
people to fit today requirements of working market opened
up by the rise of the Internet and the Computer Mediated Communication.
the organizations attended by Aquifolium Educational are the
Serviço Nacional de Aprendizagem Industrial (SENAI),
o Serviço Nacional de Aprendizagem Comercial (SENAC),
o Serviço Nacional de Apoio à Micro e Pequena
Empresa (SEBRAE), a Coordenação de Programas
de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia da Universidade
Federal do Rio de Janeiro (COPPE/UFRJ), o Centro de Informática
em Saúde da Universidade Federal de São Paulo
(CIS/UNIFESP) and "Online University - Estacio de Sa".
Beyond that Aquifolium Educational offer courses in partnership
with universities like Universidade Católica de Pelotas,
Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Universidade
Castelo Branco (UCB) and other institutions and companies.
main Aquifolium Educational focus is placed on a approach
which privileges the human issues in face of the technological
ones, introducing a qualitative difference that surpasses
the limits of other approaches mainly based in proccess automation
and information delivery. We believe that one of the most
important achievements provided by the Information Technology
and the Computer Mediated Communication resides on its possibility
to promote intense colective interaction between people joined
together in collaborative learning virtual communities.