The OTEN Inspiration Conference 2009 includes sessions by and for: Pre-Service Teachers, Practicing Teachers, Mentor Teachers and Teacher Education Faculty.

Keynote Address

Dr. Mike Charles of Pacific University's College of Education will deliver the keynote presentation, Technology and learning: putting together the total package in your classroom.

Dr. Charles is an educational media and technology specialist with a background in curriculum and instruction. He taught in grades K-6 for 15 years in Phoenix, Arizona, working as a K-6 computer resource teacher for the final six years. His research interests include the way that technology enables student-initiated project learning environments, uses of visualization tools in teaching mathematics and science in K-12 education, and the complexities involved in changing teacher practice.
Dr. Mike Charles

Conference Schedule
For complete descriptions of all sessions, use the Showcase Sessions 1 and Showcase Sessions 2 links at the bottom of the page.
Event Time Location
Conference Check-in and Coffee 7:30 - 8:30 am Berglund Hall - Lobby
Welcome & Keynote 8:30 - 9:30 McCready Auditorium, Taylor Meade Hall
Showcase Session 1 9:45 - 10:45 Various Berglund Hall Classrooms
Break 10:45 - 11:00 Berglund Hall - Lobby
Showcase Session 2 11:00 - Noon Various Berglund Hall Classrooms

Browse the contents of OTEN Inspiration Conference 2009:

Showcase Session 1
Showcase Session 2