Our Philosophy: Higher Ed..higher Vision

Higher Education helps cities, states, and nations get effectively inserted into global economy. At the same time, education is a discipline, process, sector, and enterprise immersed in an era of continuing changes in which technology and the focus on information and the economy of knowledge have their own say. Contemporary trends are moving not only Higher Education but sectors and companies across all fields towards a trend of constant innovation. For most of them, innovating and renovating are attached to the potential of new technologies in their productiveness, competitiveness, and enhancement of their resources. In fact, technologies can get to be the full expression of an enterprise’s and a leader’s highest ideals with respect to the optimum functioning of the organization.
To the Hispanic Educational Technology Services (HETS) Consortium and its members, technology innovations provide Higher Education institutions with new potential strategic options to achieve success in all their organizational domains. We believed that technologies can especially transform service delivery styles and open the doors to a larger spectrum of audiences. Institutionally, technology continuously supports the facilitation of the teaching-learning process and fosters the expansion of a web of services that promote learner success. Furthermore, it strengthens institutional capabilities to collaborate with one another in a world where it is increasingly necessary to create economies of scales in order to expand the possibilities of local learners and global learners.
The HETS Consortium not only understands but promotes the importance of integrating technologies in education as a way of supporting member institutions in accomplishing competitiveness and achieving their ultimate goal: student success. Achieving Higher Education involves looking and aiming at possibilities with a Higher Vision. This is what our members instill in their constituencies…. and this is what HETS expects to instill in its members.

 

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NEXT EVENTS

  • HETS Board Meeting

    July 12 -13, 2018

    By invitation only
    Bronx Community College, CUNY
    Bronx, NY

  • Distance Learning Key Contacts Event

    July 12, 2018

    By invitation only
    Bronx Community College, CUNY
    Bronx, NY

  • HETS 25th Anniversary Lunch

    July 12, 2018

    By invitation only
    Bronx Community College
    Bronx, New York

  • HETS Student Leadership Showcase

    14 de septiembre de 2018

    Lugar: Teatro del Recinto Metropolitano, UIPR
    Hora: 8:00 am -4:00 pm

  • Taller en Línea: Mejores Prácticas en Trabajos Colaborativos en el Aprendizaje en Línea: Foros de Discusión y Trabajos en Equipos Virtuales

    17 de septiembre -12 de octubre de 2018

    Recurso: Dr. Antonio De las Casas, UIPR
    Plataforma: Blackboard 9.1
    Duración: 17 de septiembre -12 de octubre de 2018

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  • Taller en Línea: Competencias Digitales e Informacionales con los Nativos Digitales

    22 de octubre - 16 de noviembre de 2018 (TBC)

    Recurso: Prof. Purísima Centeno, UPR
    Plataforma: Blackboard 9.1
    Duración: 22 de octubre – 16 de noviembre de 2018 (TBC)

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  • Taller en Línea: Nuevos Medios Digitales

    11 de febrero - 8 de marzo de 2019

    Recurso: Dr. Antonio Vantaggiato, USC
    Plataforma: TBC
    Duración: 11 de febrero – 8 de marzo de 2019

  • Taller en Línea: Mejores Prácticas para la Retención en Línea

    18 de marzo - 12 de abril de 2019

    Recurso: Dra. Ana Milena Lucumi, NUC
    Plataforma: Blackboard 9.1
    Duración: 18 de marzo – 12 de abril de 2019

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  • Evento: Conoce a Nuestros Recursos Expertos

    7 de septiembre de 2018

    Fecha: 7 de septiembre de 2018
    Hora: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Lugar: TBC

  • Taller Presencial: Blended Learning: Una forma diferente y única de enseñanza.

    19 de octubre de 2018

    Recurso: Prof. Iliana Ballester, USC
    Fecha: 19 de octubre de 2018
    Hora: 9:00 am -12:00 pm
    Lugar: Salones Multiusos, Oficina Central UIPR

  • Taller Presencial: Metodología... Estudios de casos, aprendizaje basado en: problemas, cooperativo, con proyector, etc.

    Recurso: Prof. Antonio Delgado, UPR
    Fecha: TBC
    Hora: TBC
    Lugar: TBC

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