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CALL FOR PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS: Education Beyond Tomorrow

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS

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CONFERENCE DATES: April 19-20, 2016

Columbia Southern University seeks compelling presentations, group discussions, or mini workshops that inspire the imagination of educators to consider education beyond tomorrow, incite the pursuit of innovation in andragogy, pedagogy and practice, and envision learning-centered environments supported by technology.

   
Presentation proposals will be submitted under one of three thematic strands that characterize this year’s conference.

Each strand explores a different aspect of innovation in pedagogy and practice in higher education.

Cooltech – technologies that empower innovation, engagement, and the creation of communities of learners
Andragogy – theory and best practices for faculty promoting ...
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