AFTC 2010

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The 21st Annual Ann Ferren Teaching Conference

On Friday, January 8th, 2010, the Center for Teaching Excellence hosted the 21st Annual Ann Ferren Teaching Conference at the Mary Graydon Center. The conference included three sessions and more than 20 pedagogical discussions and technology workshops.

The Breakfast Session:
The Director of General Education, Professor Patrick Thaddeus Jackson held an informal breakfast discussion around the challenges and rewards of teaching courses in AU's General Education Program.

The Plenary Session:
The Plenary Session speakers were University Professors Patricia Aufderheide, Jack Child, and Alan Kraut. They held a conversation session about excellent teaching.

Schedule of Events

7:30-8:00 AM
Early Registration
8:00-9:20 AM
Breakfast Session
9:00-9:30 AM
Registration
9:30-10:45 AM
Session I
11:00-12:15 PM
Session II
12:15-1:45 PM
Lunch and Conversation Session
2:00-3:15 PM
Session III
3:15-4:00 PM
Dessert Reception and Raffle

2010 Conference Highlights