Save the Date: April 21, 2014

Join with other educators to explore these interconnected topics in a day-long series of seminars and a keynote address by the 2014 Emens Distinguished Professor, Dr. Yong Zhao. Dr. Zhao is the Director of the Institute for Global and Online Education at the University of Oregon. He is an internationally known scholar focusing on globalization and technology in education. Dr. Zhao has designed schools that cultivate global competence, developed computer games for language learning, and founded institutes to explore innovative education models. Learn more about Dr. Zhao here.


9:00 to 10:30 AM - Faculty Seminar
Theme: Elements of effective educator preparation for the 21st century
TC 1008
Open to teacher education faculty

Coffee Break in the iStudio (TC 217)
Everyone is welcome

11:30 AM to 1:30 PM - Graduate Symposium
TC 1008
Intended for doctoral program directors and graduate students who are presenting so an invitation is required. If you want to come, submit a presentation! We are still accepting presentations from doctoral students. Learn more about presenting. Contact Sherri Beaty for more information about the event overall.

1:30 to 2:30 PM: CTE Research Showcase
The iStudio (TC 217)
Student research poster sessions with coffee in an open-house style

2:30 to 4:00 PM - Undergraduate Seminar
The future of schools
LB 269
Open to all students in all majors

Coffee Break in the iStudio (TC 217)
Everyone is welcome

7 PM - Keynote
Emens Auditorium, Ball State University
FREE and open to everyone interested in teaching, learning, and schools in an age of globalization.
Location (Building 46) | Visiting Campus | Parking in McKinley Garage

Remainder of the Week: Visit the CTE Research Showcase
The iStudio (TC 217)
Follow-up on these topics by visiting the student research posters in the CTE iStudio


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