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Media Advisory: Pearson to Host Nation's Higher Education Technology Leaders for Cite 2011
Mar 17, 2011 (06:03 PM EDT)
Annual Users Conference Focuses on Trends, Best Practices in Online Learning and Technology
DENVER, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearson, the world's leading learning company, today announced the schedule for Cite 2011, the 12th annual higher education technology conference that brings together more than 500 program executives, faculty and administrators for a dialogue on innovative online learning strategies across a broad range of institutions and programs.
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Conference sessions will focus on key trends in online learning, including the use of social media, student perceptions of mobile learning, best practices in online and blended learning, ideas for education innovation and insights into collaborative learning.
Select sessions are below. A complete schedule may be found at www.pearsoncite.com.
Monday, April 11
Jeff Seaman, Ph.D., Co-Director, Babson Survey Research; Mike Moran, Chief Strategist, Converseon; Hester Tinti-Kane, Director of Online Marketing and Research, Pearson Learning Solutions
Carolyn Jarmon, Vice President of the National Center for Academic Transformation
Dr. Sandy Cook, System Director, Kentucky Community and Technical College System; and Dr. Debra Volzer, Senior Executive Director, Pearson Learning Solutions
Phil Regier, Executive Vice Provost and Dean, ASU Online; and Kari Barlow, Assistant Vice President, ASU Online
Tuesday, April 12
Nancy LaChance, Director of Academic Technology Services, DeVry University
Michael Case, Director of Academic Technologies, Carrington Colleges; and Todd Hitchcock, Vice President, Pearson Learning Solutions
Brian Epp, Supervisor, Assessment and Analytics Group, Pearson eCollege; and Rachel Cubas, Pearson eCollege
Marni Baker Stein, Senior Associate Dean for Curriculum and Instruction, Columbia University School of Continuing Education; and Lisa Minetti, Columbia University School of Continuing Education
Tammy Hall, Louisiana Community and Technical College System; and Cindy Lohan, Senior Product Manager, Pearson Learning Solutions
Pearson, the world's leading learning company, has global-reach and market leading businesses in education, business and consumer publishing (NYSE: PSO).
About Pearson eCollege
Pearson eCollege is a trusted and innovative leader in powering online learning programs and part of Pearson, the world's leading learning company (NYSE: PSO). Pearson eCollege's flagship product—Pearson LearningStudio—represents the next generation in learning management systems and provides a comprehensive, flexible and fully supported cloud computing environment for online personalized learning in higher education. For more information, visit www.pearsonlearningstudio.com.
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