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Upcoming: 4th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy

4th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy

The 4th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy is focused on higher education teaching excellence and the scholarship of teaching and learning. The conference showcases the best pedagogical practice and research in higher education today. Sessions address disciplinary and interdisciplinary instructional strategies, outcomes, and research. Ultimately, the conference is an opportunity to demonstrate effective instructional practice and disseminate the latest research aimed at improving the quality of higher education.

When: February 8-10, 2012

Where: The Inn at Virginia Tech and the Skelton Convention Center

Who: Faculty, Administrators, Students

Keynote Presenters:

Todd Zakrajsek: Dr. Zakrajsek will address Teaching for Learning: An Evidence-Based Examination of Key Pedagogical Concepts, highlighting important developments in pedagogical research and suggesting approaches for staying current with college teaching and learning literature.

Kobina Yankson: Professor Yankson will bring his international perspectives to a discussion of Instructional Excellence and Scholarship: Essentials for Effective Teaching in Higher Education.

Contact information: Cortney Martin, (540) 230-9366, cmartin@vt.edu; Lauren Bryant, (540) 231-6823, lbryant@vt.edu

For more information, visit http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/



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