Texas State hosts 10th Annual Teachers Conference
Posted by Jayme Blaschke
University News Service
September 12, 2007
| | Donald Graves
The 10th Annual Texas State University-San Marcos Teachers Conference will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 29 in the LBJ Student Center on campus.
Keynote speakers include Donald H. Graves, bestselling author of Writing: Teachers & Children at Work and A Fresh Look at Writing; Joe Lambert, founding director of the Center for Digital Storytelling; David Rice, winner of the American Library Association’s “Best Books for Young Readers” award and author of Give the Pig a Chance and Crazy Loco and Other Stories.
The conference will also include sessions on online classroom management with Moodle; the writing process through wikis; reader response and literary discussion on blogs; responsively using rubrics in writing assessments; digital storytelling and methods of literacy integration; and social action through multimedia and technology.
For more information, contact Diane Osborne at (512) 245-3680 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.