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Magna The Teaching with Technology Conference


Date
Oct 06, 2017 - 07:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Organizer
Magna Publications
Venue
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
Location
700, Aliceanna St

Baltimore,
MD,
USA,
ZIP: 21202
Phone:

Discover the many ways that technology in the classroom can breathe new life into your lessons when you register for the Teaching with Technology Conference from Magna Publications.

Whether you teach online, face-to-face, or both, you’ll obtain proven ways to enhance everyday teaching and learning as well as engage deeply with your students and elevate their academic achievement.

Over the course of two-and-a-half days, you’ll interact with faculty, instructional designers, faculty developers, and higher education professionals from around the globe who are committed to advancing pedagogical goals with the aid of technology.

How this conference helps you

You’ll learn from thought leaders and teaching colleagues who want you to succeed. As you attend the sessions, you’ll gain the skills and confidence to find the right technology that supports your teaching objectives. You’ll see how to connect with your students through innovative technology and ignite their drive to excel. You’ll learn how to implement these new ideas and tools into your curriculum.

Why you should attend

Coming to this conference will expose you to the newest thinking on leveraging technology that improves teaching and learning. You’ll get a range of opportunities:

  1. Wide Choice
    Choose from more than 60 concurrent sessions, plus plenary sessions, poster sessions, and optional preconference workshops.
     
  2. Customized Content
    Select from the sessions that match your comfort and experience level, from beginner to advanced.
     
  3. Instruction You Can Trust
    Gain knowledge through a non-disciplinary conference focused on how technology can influence learning at the curricular, instructional, and campus cultural levels.
     
  4. Advice-Filled Sessions
    Add to your skill set with practical methodologies for applying technology tools in a strategic way in the classroom.
     
  5. Exposure to Tech Tools
    Enhance your teaching with tools such as cloud-based collaboration, virtual reality, gamification, course design, polls, and feedback.

What you’ll gain from attending

You’ll walk away with multiple benefits:

  1. Interactive Sessions
    See how to incorporate technology with teaching under the guidance of accomplished speakers and presenters.
     
  2. Best Practices
    Learn from your peers from around the world who are willing to share their stories about what’s working for them.
     
  3. Actionable Ideas
    Acquire ready-to-go strategies, tips, and techniques for incorporating technology into your everyday teaching.
     
  4. Exciting Networking
    Forge deep bonds with colleagues and create a support network that will last long after the conference concludes.
     
  5. Greater Competence
    Learn new approaches and sharpen your existing skills to keep your teaching methods current and effective.

Who should attend

This conference can inform and engage higher education professionals from across campus, but it will be most relevant for:

  • New faculty members who want to use tech in their classrooms
  • Faculty who already use technology in teaching and want to become more proficient
  • Veteran educators who want to sharpen their technology expertise or revitalize their courses
  • Educators who are transitioning to flipped or online teaching
  • Technology aficionados who want to learn from and network with like-minded peers
  • Faculty developers or department chairs who are looking for new ideas to implement on a broad scale

Register and guarantee your spot at the Teaching with Technology Conference. This event will help you create a richer learning experience for your students and a more rewarding teaching experience for yourself.

The 2017 Teaching with Technology Conference program.

Schedule is subject to change.


Friday, October 6, 2017

Preconference Workshops (Additional Fee)

7:30–8:30 am

Registration open for morning preconference participants only

8:30 am–8:00 pm

Registration open for all participants

10:00 am–8:00 pm

Exhibit displays open

8:30 am–Noon

Preconference workshop:
Engaging and Collaborative Formative Assessment Using Digital Tools

8:30 am–Noon

Preconference workshop:
Teaching Strategies and Technology Tools to Engage Students in Online, Flipped, and Blended Courses

1:00–4:30 pm

Preconference workshop:
Creating Your Online Classroom—Look, Feel, Function

1:00–4:30 pm

Preconference workshop:
Avoiding Death by PowerPoint: Engaging your Learners in the 21st Century

5:00–5:15 pm

Conference welcome

5:15–6:30 pm

Opening plenary:
Teaching, Learning, Technology, Memory, and Research—Oh My!

6:30–8:00 pm

Reception and poster sessions: Meet & greet colleagues, presenters, exhibitors, and peruse many poster sessions

8:00 pm

Dinner and evening on your own

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

7:30 am–2:00 pm

Registration open

7:30–8:30 am

Continental breakfast

8:30–9:30 am

Morning plenary:
The Importance of Critical Thinking in this Post-Truth World

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Exhibit displays open

9:45–10:45 am

9 Concurrent sessions

11:00 am–Noon

9 Concurrent sessions

Noon–1:00 pm

Lunch

1:15–2:15 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

2:30–3:30 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

3:45–5:00 pm

Afternoon plenary:
Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology out of your College Classroom will Improve Student Learning

5:00 pm

Dinner and evening on your own

 

Sunday, October 8, 2017

7:30 am–Noon

Registration open

7:30–8:30 am

Continental breakfast

8:45–9:45 am

9 Concurrent sessions

10:00–11:00 am

9 Concurrent sessions

11:15 am–12:15 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

12:15 pm–1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm

Conference adjourns


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