Program: Narrowing the Student Achievement Gap: How Learning Works and Active Learning Strategies

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Wednesday, May 16

8:30

NETWORKING | CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
Eddy – Rm 100

9:15

KEYNOTE ADDRESS | HOW LEARNING WORKS:
7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching
Dr. Susan Ambrose Eddy – Rm 212

11:10

PLENARY SESSION

 

Science of Learning
Presenters: Dr. Ann Cleary, Dr. Matt Rhodes,
and Dr. Jennifer Schneider Eddy – Rm 212

12:00

BUFFET LUNCH Eddy – Rm 100

1:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

A Deeper Look at "How Learning Works"
Presenter: Dr. Susan Ambrose WorkshopEddy – Rm 100

 

Balancing Motivation and Risk in Forgivable Early Tests on Fundamentals
Presenter: Dr. Kevin LearEddy – Rm 116

2:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Impacting High-Enrollment Ag Classes
Presenter: Dr. Samantha CunninghamEddy – Rm 116

 

New LENS Course Survey
Presenters: Dr. Zinta Byrne and Dr. Matt HickeyEddy – Rm 117

 

Understanding Generation Z
Presenter: Dr. Michele Newhard Eddy – Rm 212
(NOTE: Double Session: 2:00 — 3:50pm)

3:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Bridging New Students to Contemporary Issues through Experience
Presenter: Dr. Marshall FrasierEddy – Rm 116

 

Closing the Achievement Gap between Online and On-Campus Economics Courses
Presenters: Dr. Karen Gebhardt, Kelly McKenna, Melanie Long, and Levi AltringerEddy – Rm 118

4:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Teaching Innovation Showcase: Adaptive Courseware Grant Lightning Rounds
Presenters: Dr. Karen Gebhardt, Brian Jones, Pamela Lundeburg, Kevin Walters, and Sally WhitneyEddy – Rm 100

 

Growth Mindset
Presenters: Dr. Omid FotuhiEddy – Rm 117

Thursday, May 17

8:30

NETWORKING | CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
Eddy – Rm 100

9:30

KEYNOTE ADDRESS | BEYOND ACTIVE LEARNING:
Who Active Learning Works for and How
Dr. Ben Wiggins Eddy – Rm 212

10:45

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

The PSYience of Learning
Presenters: Kevin Walters and Pam LundebergEddy – Rm 100

 

Unizen Engage eText Platform
Presenter: Stan KruseEddy – Rm 116

12:00

BUFFET LUNCH Eddy – Rm 100

1:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Nature and Learning: The Reciprocal Relationship between Student Learning and the Natural World
Presenter: Jaime AscencioEddy – Rm 100

 

Critical Thinking and Ideology: The Agricultural Perspective
Presenter: Dr. Mike MartinEddy – Rm 116

 

Teaching Squares Overview of the Pilot
Presenters: Jennifer Todd, Tonya Buchan, and Debora ColbertEddy – Rm 119

 

Designing Active Learning for your Classroom to be Effective, Conceptual, and Efficient with Your Time
Presenter: Dr. Ben WigginsEddy – Rm 212 (NOTE: Double Session: 1:00 — 2:50pm)

2:00

CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 

Supporting Students who are Undocumented
Presenter: Connie Jaime-Lujan and John HendersonEddy – Rm 100

 

Teaching Effectiveness Assessment
Presenters: Jennifer Todd, Tonya Buchan, Deb Colbert, and Karen FalkenbergEddy – Rm 119