17th Annual Sloan-C International Conference on Online Learning (Sloan-C ALN Conferen)
|Event Date/Time: Nov 09, 2011||End Date/Time: Nov 11, 2011|
|Registration Date: Nov 18, 2011|
|Early Registration Date: Oct 16, 2011|
|Abstract Submission Date: May 02, 2011|
The conference strongly encourages presentation and workshop proposals that reflect the implications for the field of specific e-learning experience and practices. We are looking for proposals that are innovative and cutting edge and will provide important take-aways for participants. Proposals that address blended learning, issues of diversity, international applications of online learning, open educational resources, social networking, online learning and community colleges, and/or K-12 online education are especially encouraged.
This conference, which will provide the latest information on asynchronous learning programs, processes, packages, and protocols, is geared to both experienced professionals and interested newcomers to online learning who hail from a variety of work sectors, including higher education, continuing education, business, government, health care, professional associations, and nonprofit organizations. It is especially designed to meet the needs of:
â€¢College-level faculty and administrators
â€¢Instructional technology and media professionals
â€¢Trainers in public and private sector organizations
Last yearâ€™s conference attracted 1200+ onsite and over 250 virtual participants to more than 230 presentations, as well as 60 exhibits, 40 vendor showcase sessions, 18 pre and post-conference workshops, keynote and plenary addresses, and a variety of other special events.
Proposals must be submitted by May 2, 2011
Conference tracks highlight and demonstrate research, application and effective practices in the following areas:
â€¢ K-12 Online Education
â€¢ Faculty and Professional Development and Support
â€¢ Open Educational Resources*
â€¢ Learning Effectiveness
â€¢ Technology and Emerging Learning Environments
â€¢ Student Services and Learner Support
â€¢ Leadership, Values and Society
(* The OER track is a new addition to the 2011 Program.)
To submit a proposal or for additional information on the conference, visit our website at www.sloanconsortium.org/aln , call (781) 583-7561, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.