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Extended Learning Institute

Montana University System

XLi 2012

New Visions of Learning in a Networked World

Friday, March 9th Agenda

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Presentation Descriptions


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8:00am ~ Welcome & Introduction

~ Where We Are and How We Got Here

  1. From to Sputnik to the iPad ~ Rick Hughes

  2. Keynote: The Education Revolution ~  Ray Schroeder

9:00-9:30am ~ Coffee Break, Sponsored by the UM School of Social Work

9:30:-10:30am ~ The Current Online Learning Environment

  1. Opening Up Education ~ Danielle Wozniak / Brandon Smith

  2. The System Perspective ~ Tom Gibson

  3. The Student Perspective ~ Melanie Dekkers / Cori Riddle

  4. Supporting Students ~ Sharon O'Hare / Beth Howard

10:30-11:00 ~ Coffee Break, Sponsored by MSU Great Falls

11:00-12:00 ~ The Power of Creativity

  1. Our Expanding Digital Environment ~ Ritchie Boyd

  2. Unleashing Our Creative Spirit ~ Mark Shogren / Greg Twigg

  3. The Games People Play ~ Michael Cassens

  4. New Faculty Involvement ~ John Graves

12:00-1:30pm ~ Lunch, 3rd Floor, UC Foyer

1:30-1:50 pm ~ The Road Ahead

  1. Keynote: The Revolution Revisited ~ Ray Schroeder

  2. Wrap-Up & Audience Discussion ~ Roger Maclean

1:50-2:00 ~ iPad 2 Giveaway - Facebook Photo Challenge Winner Announced!

*Sponsored in part by MSU Northern

2:00-3:00pm ~ Audience Discussion, Moderated by Roger Maclean


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