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Arrival Night Sunday, December 6, 2009
7:00 p.m. –
9:00 p.m.
Welcome Dinner

Classroom 301
AT&T Conference Center

  

Global Context of Teacher Education for Digital Age Learners
Ms. Mariana Patru, Senior Program Officer, UNESCO

   
Day One
 Monday, December 7, 2009
7:00 a.m. –
8:00 a.m.
Full BreakfastAT&T Conference Center
Tejas Dining Room
8:00 a.m. –            
9:25 a.m.
General Session
Classroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
8:00 a.m. –
8:20 a.m.

Overview of Summit
Dr. Paul Resta, Ruth Knight Millikan Professorship in Instructional Technology and Director, Learning Technology Center, The University of Texas at Austin

8:25 a.m. –
9:55 a.m.

Pathways to 21st Century Teaching
Dr. Tom Carroll, President, National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future

9:55 a.m. –
9:25 a.m.

Addressing the Needs of Digital Age Learners
Dr. Gerald Knezek, Professor of Learning Technologies, University of North Texas and President of the Society for Information Technology in Teacher Education;
Dr. Rhonda Christensen, Professor, University of North Texas; and
Dr. Tandra Tyler-Wood, Professor, University of North Texas

9:25 a.m. –
9:45 a.m.
Break
Conferee Hall
AT&T Conference Center
9:50 a.m. –
11:20 a.m.
Small Group Session
Classrooms 103 and 107
AT&T Conference Center

 

Effective Teacher Attributes Discussion
Participants will work in small groups to enumerate the attributes and abilities of effective 21st century classroom teachers.

11:20 a.m. –
12:20 p.m.
Lunch Conference Room 301
AT&T Conference Center
   

The Future of Technology in Education
Mr. Stephen Jury, Vice Chairman Education Strategy, Promethean

12:25 a.m. –
1:15 a.m.
General SessionClassroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
  

Effective Teacher Characteristics Feedback
Moderator: Ms. Kristen McLaughlin, Director, Global Educator Strategy and Programs, Microsoft Corporation

1:20 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.General Session
Classroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
12:45 p.m. –
1:15 p.m.
 

Trends in Online Learning: Implications for Teacher Education
Ms. Susan Patrick, President and CEO, International Association for K-12 Online Learning

1:55 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. 

NCATE's Redesign to Support New Models of Educator Preparation for Improved P-12 Student Learning
Dr. Jim Cibulka, President, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

2:25 p.m. – 2:35 p.m.  

Greetings from Dean Manuel J. Jústiz, College of Education, The University of Texas

2:35 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. Break Conferee Hall
AT&T Conference Center
2:50 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.Small Group SessionClassrooms 103 and 107
AT&T Conference Center
  

New Models of Teacher Education Discussion
Participants will work in small groups to identify key elements for new models of teacher education to address the prioritized needs and issues.

4:20 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.BreakConferee Hall
AT&T Conference Center
4:40 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.General SessionClassroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
  

New Models of Teacher Education Report
Moderator: Dr. Don Knezek, Chief Executive Officer, International Society for Technology in Education

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 21st Century Classroom Tour
SZB 518C
The University of Texas
   

Chad Fulton, Coordinator, Learning Technology Center, College of Education 

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Dinner
Conference Room 301
AT&T Conference Center
  

Teachers-Plus: A Steppingstone towards an Expanded Educational Model
Dr. Chris Dede, Timothy E. Wirth Professor in Learning Technologies, Harvard University

   
Day Two Tuesday, December 8, 2009
7:00 a.m. –
8:00 a.m.
Full BreakfastTejas Dining Room
AT&T Conference Center
8:00 a.m. –
8:15 a.m.
General SessionClassroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
  

Synthesis of Day 1 Vision Elements
Dr. Paul Resta, Ruth Knight Millikan Professorship in Instructional Technology and Director, Learning technology Center, The University of Texas at Austin

8:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.Small Group SessionClassrooms 103 and 107
AT&T Conference Center
  

Challenges Discussion
Participants will work in small groups to identify the opportunities to affect educational success and challenges that must be addressed to move toward a redefinition of teacher education for the 21st Century.

9:45 a.m. – 10:05 a.m. Break
Conferee Hall
AT&T Conference Center
10:05 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.General SessionClassroom 106
AT&T Conference Center
  

Challenges Report
Moderator: Dr. Robert McLaughlin, Professional Educator Preparation Program Approval, Bureau of Credentialing, New Hampshire Department of Education

10:35 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Small Group SessionClassrooms 103 and 107
AT&T Conference Center
  

Recommendations Discussion
Participants will work in small groups to formulate recommendations for action and/or policy to address the challenges and opportunities identified in the previous sessions.

12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.LunchSalons A and B
AT&T Conference Center
  

Progress Report—The National Technology Plan
Dr. Barbara Means, Co-director, SRI International Center for Technology in Learning

1:15 p.m. –
1:45 p.m.
General SessionClassroom 106
AT&T Conference Center


Recommendations Report
Moderator: Dr. Tom Carroll, President, National Commission on Teaching and America's Future

1:45 p.m. –
2:00 p.m.
BreakConferee Hall
AT&T Conference Center
2:00 p.m. –
3:00 p.m.
General Session

Classroom 106
AT&T Conference Center  


 

Strategies and Next Steps

Chair: Ms. Karen Bruett, Senior Director of Marketing and Strategic Alliances, Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)

Panelists:

  • Mr. Jim Haley, Assistant Superintendant, Sweeny Independent School District
  • Dr. Richard Howell, Dean, College of Education, University of New Mexico
  • Mr. Ken Kay, President, P21
  • Mr. Doug Levin, Executive Director, SETDA
  • Mr. Peter McWalters, Strategic Initiative Director, Education Workforce Development, CCSSO
  • Ms. Autumne Streeval, Teacher, Global Studies and Geography, Columbus East High School
The panel will discuss the recommendations for action and policy and the strategies for enacting them.
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