Graduate degrees in History Teaching and History (Research), both conferred by the University of Minho, Braga, Portugal. Specialisation degree in Tourism and Valorisation of the Heritage earned from ISAI, Porto, Portugal, in 2004. PhD degree in Education Sciences, specialisation in Educational Technology, delivered by the University of Minho, Braga, Portugal, in 2010. Doctoral thesis on the theme of "Proposal of a Model of Integration of Information and Communication Technology in the Teaching Practices: the student's shift from critical consumer to producer of online information". Lecturer at the Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences of the Portuguese Catholic University (Braga Regional Centre). Researcher at the Laboratory of Educational Technology, University of Coimbra. Researcher at the Child Studies Centre - CIEC (University of Minho, Braga, Portugal). Researcher at CITER - Research Centre for Theology and Religious Studies. The areas of research focus on educational technology and teacher training.