It’s not to late to register for the College’s 17th Annual Technology and Learning Conference on Friday, Oct. 7 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the College’s Central Campus. The cost is $100 per person for the general public and is free to Montgomery County Community College faculty and staff. Visit www.mc3.edu/techday to register.
The theme for the 2011 conference is “Get Your Head in the Cloud.” Participants can choose to follow topic threads in the areas of teaching and learning, student success and support services, security and identity management, library, emerging technology and e-Learning.
The conference will begin with a keynote address from Terry Anderson, who teaches educational technology courses in Athabasca’s master’s and doctoral distance education programs, which are the largest of their kind in the world. He is also the director of the Canadian Institute for Distance Education Research (CIDER) and the editor of the International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning. Anderson is an active keynote and regular session speaker at a variety of education, distance education and net based learning conferences. During the past eight years he has been a keynote speaker at 40 such conferences.