2014 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy at Virginia Tech

2014 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy
When: February 5-7, 2014
Where: The Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center (view)
Who: Faculty, Students, Administrators, Researchers
Web: http://www.cider.vt.edu/conference/
Call for Proposals
Proposals are sought for sessions focused on effective instructional practices and educational research aimed at improving the quality of teaching and learning in higher education. Four types of conference sessions are offered: Practice Sessions, Research Sessions, Conversation Sessions, and Poster Sessions.

New Proposal Type! Conversation Sessions
Conversation sessions are designed to provide a time and space for participants to discuss instructional issues within higher education teaching and learning. Each discussion session will consist of no more than a 15 minute presentation, to contextualize the topic, followed by active participant discussion. Conversation sessions are 50 minutes in length.
Pre-Conference Workshops
The full-day Pre-Conference Workshops provide participants with the opportunity to develop new skills, learn new ideas, network with colleages, and create new approaches to teaching and learning. The full-day Pre-Conference Workshops are Tuesday, February 4, 2014.

Important Dates
Conference Proposals Due: September 16, 2013
Conference Proposal Notification: October 1, 2013
Conference: February 5-7, 2014

Pre-Conference Registration: January 15, 2014
Pre-Conference Workshops: February 4, 2014