SECOND ANNUAL FABDE CONFERENCE ON DISTANCE EDUCATION

Expanding Reach and Opportunity: Options in Distance Education

Trustee.s Ballroom

May 11, 2010, 10am-3:30pm

 

The Office of Distance Education, the Center for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching, and the Provost.s Faculty Advisory Board for Distance Education welcome you to participate in an interactive conference focused on blended learning at Boston University on Tuesday, May 11, 2010.

 

AGENDA

 

10:00

Welcome

Karen Jacobs; Chair, FABDE, Clinical Professor, College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, SAR

10:00-10:15

The Online Environment: Future Implications and

Opportunities for Boston University

Jay Halfond; Dean, MET

10:15-10:45

Reflections on teaching Art Education online

Judith Simpson; Associate Professor, CFA

10:45-11:15

Facilitating the blended dental curriculum in Dubai

Bruce Spector; Biomedical Photographer, GSDM

Paul Schollard; Administrator, Telecommunications Office

Tom Kilgore; Associate Dean, Advanced Education, GSDM

Carole Loughran, Administrative Manager

Advanced Education, GSDM

Richard Bourque; Information Technology, GSDM

11:15-11:45

Making Learning Visible

Evangeline Stefanakis; Associate Professor, Educational Leadership and Development

11:45-12:15

Teaching Social Work Theory and Practice Online

 

Eldon Strickland; Associate Director, Distance Education

Jordana Muroff; Assistant Professor, SSW

 

12:15-12:45

LUNCH

 

12:45-1:20

eLive - Designing the Optimal Blend

Tanya Zlateva; Associate Dean, MET

Leo Burstein; Architect, Research and Educational Technology, MET

Rosemary Antonucci; Analyst, Research and Educational Technology, MET

1:20-1:40

Bridging the Distance with Faculty Spotlight

Kip Becker; Chairman, MET Administrative Sciences

1:40-2:00

Advantages of Blended Format for International Programs

Lou Chitkushev; Chairman, MET Computer Science
Irena Vodenska; Assistant Professor, 
      MET Administrative Sciences  
Vladimir Zlatev; Instructor, MET Administrative Sciences

2:00-2:30

Social Media, Teaching and Research

Vika Zafrin; Digital Collections Librarian, School of Theology

2:30-3:00

The Road Ahead: What.s Next?

Nancy Coleman; Director, Distance Education

3:00-3:15

Distance Education at Boston University

David Campbell; Provost

3:15-3:30

Open discussion with speakers and the Provost.s Faculty Advisory Board in Distance Education (FABDE)

 

RSVP by May 1 to kjacobs@bu.edu

 

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