2007 North Carolina Workshop Agenda

Friday, August 3, 2007
Dogwood Room
William & Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

7:30am-8:00am
Continental Breakfast
8:00am-8:15am
Opening Remarks
Ted Hodapp, APS and PhysTEC
8:15am-9:45am
Session I: Pedagogical Content Knowledge
Eugenia Etkina, Rutgers University
9:45am-10:15am
Break
10:15am-11:45pm
Session II: Learning Assistants
Valerie Otero, University of Colorado-Boulder
11:45am-1:00pm
Lunch
Alan Mabe, Vice President for Academic Planning and University-School Programs, University of North Carolina
1:00pm-3:00pm
Master Teachers and Teachers in Residence
Paul Hickman, PhysTEC Consultant
Jill Marshall, UTEACH, University of Texas-Austin
3:00pm-3:15pm
Break
3:15pm-5:30pm
Developing Action Plans

3:15pm-3:45pm
Clusters of campuses identify challenges associated with producing more and better physical science teachers
3:45pm-4:15pm
Clusters report back, master list of challenges assembled
4:15pm-5:15pm
Individual campus teams identify the challenges from the list that are particularly pertinent to them and develop specific Action Plans for dealing with them at their institutions
5:15pm-5:30pm
Report back and close out