PHOENIX PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS
Workshops are listed on the registration form and the online registration page in the following order. Mark the workshops you wish to attend. Click here to download a pdf of the registration form which can be faxed or mailed to ATE. Click here to go to the online registration page. You do not have to register for ATE's Annual Meeting in order to attend the pre-conference workshops. On the online registration page, "member" is the default selection. If you want to register for one or more workshops only, scroll down and click on "Clear Payment Selections."
Friday and Saturday Workshops at the 2015 Association of Teacher Educators (ATE) Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Friday, February 13, 2015, and Saturday, February 14, 2015
All-Day Workshop ($90)
1. Digital Opportunity Symposium (Friday, 2/13, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., $90 includes lunch). This event has been canceled.
Half-Day Workshops ($50)
2. Accreditation, Assessment and Accountability in Educator Preparation (Friday, February 13, 1:00-4:00 P.M.)
Join CAEP staff for an overview of the latest development in the Council on Accreditation for Educator Preparation (CAEP), as well as an in-depth discussion of current accreditation pathways and program review options. Examples of institutional strategies and promising practices leading to national accreditation and program recognition will be shared and discussed.
3. Reclaiming Ownership of Preparation Program Accountability and Change (Saturday, February 14, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon). This event has been canceled.
4. Discover the New Technology Tools to Enhance Teaching On-Line and/or for Your Traditional Face-to-Face Classrooms (Saturday, February 14, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon)
Come and explore a number of great 21st century technology tools that have great application in your online and face-to-face classrooms. Tools will include Jing and Snagit for video capture, Wondershare Video Converter, Wolfram Alpha (great new web search tool), Swivl (new tool for video capture on the iPhone or iPad, and Firecoresoft SWF Converter software to convert the file format (.swf.) when using Jing. Further, participants will learn how to utilize their YouTube accounts for recording video live using Google Hangouts on Air and or upload a video file to your YouTube account. Finally, participants will view SlideShare that contains great PowerPoint archives of technological information and Padlet, a great free web 2.0 digital bulletin board.
Presenters: David McCarthy, University of Minnesota-Duluth, and Stephanie Pepper, Arkansas Tech University