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  • About the 2014 Conference

    The Fourth Annual South Alabama Conference on Teaching and Learning will be held May 12-13, 2014, at the newly renovated Student Center on the campus of the University of South Alabama in Mobile. We developed this conference to showcase high quality, engaging, and innovative pedagogy among our colleagues. The theme for this year’s conference is “Motivation & […] Continue reading

  • Introducing 2014 Keynote Speaker Dee Fink

    Dr. Dee Fink is an expert in the field of pedagogy and technology. From 1979-2005 he conducted his research at the University of Oklahoma and now serves as a Professor of Emeritus. At that university he served as the Founding Director of the Instructional Development Program. He recently served as the President (2003-2005) for the […] Continue reading

  • Introducing 2014 Keynote Speaker Christy Price

    A professor of psychology at Dalton State College, Christy Price has been teaching at the collegiate level for 20 years. She is a nationally recognized authority on innovative teaching techniques to engage millennial learners and was chosen by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as the Outstanding U.S. Professor for 2012 in the Baccalaureate Colleges category. Dr. […] Continue reading

  • Science site tour, Friday, Feb 21 @ 5 pm central (3 pm slt)

    This week, we’ll be visiting some sites in SL dedicated to science. First, we’ll visit the inworld session area for NPR’s Science Friday which airs weekly on Fridays. Then we’ll head to Genome Island to tour their training areas for students and finally, we’ll experience Virtual Hallucinations. We’ll meet up at Jaguarland (http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Jaguarland%20USA%20Education/128/128/30) at 3pm slt […] Continue reading