MAKING IT HAPPEN:

Enhancing Education Through Everyday Technology Conference

WHEN/WHERE:

This conference is Thursday, May 16, 7:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. at Kensington Court
(610 Hilton Blvd, Ann Arbor). See map below for directions.

WHAT:

Every educator uses some form of technology for teaching and learning. This conference will help you identify which technology tools are best suited for a variety of educational activities and settings.

Featured Speaker

Michele Deck, an internationally renowned presenter, author and educator, will speak about innovative teaching methods in the field of healthcare education and training. She is president and CEO of G.A.M.E.S., a company that provides seminars for any organization, specializing in adult learning and interactive teaching methods. Deck also leads Tool Thyme for Trainers, which supplies the most innovative and creative presentation tools available to educators worldwide.

Educational Showcase

Attendees are encouraged to submit a project for the Educational Showcase, which will feature a variety of solutions your peers have successfully used when faced with common learning challenges. Submit your project proposal to the showcase now. Deadline is April 1; notification comes April 12.

WHO:

Individuals who have education and/or training as part of their roles and who work in a setting, such as healthcare, higher education, corporations or government.

WHY:

Every educator will take home a thorough recognition of the importance of choosing the right technology to completely engage your audience. Plus: breakfast, lunch and snacks included.

Continuing Education Credits

Credits are available for International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) and Certified Performance Technologist (CPT) Certification. Each session counts as two points toward certification. The day is worth four points. Contact dorothyn@umich.edu for more information.

This event is co-provided by the Community Nursing Staff Development Group, MLearning (a unit within the Medical School Information Services Learning Program), and Professional Development & Education for Nursing Departments.

HOW TO REGISTER:

  • Early Registration through
    April 12, 2013:
    CNSDG Member: $89
    Non-member: $110
  • Standard Registration after
    April 12, 2013:
    CNSDG Member: $99
    Non-member: $130

$25 Cancellation Fee. No refunds after May 1, 2013. Substitutions welcome.