Computer-Using Educators (CUE) Inc. and the
California Learning Resource Network (CLRN) are proud to announce that four
distinguished superintendents, all online and blending innovators, will be part
of an opening keynote panel at the eLearning Strategies Symposium to take place
December 7-8, 2012 in Costa Mesa, California. Early-bird registration, just
$159, closes October 24.
Dr. Rick Miller, Superintendent at the
Riverside Unified School District; Dr. Randy Ward, San Diego County
Superintendent of Schools; and Dr. Theresa Rouse, superintendent of King City
Union School District will participate in a panel discussion moderated by Dr.
Kelly Schwirzke, Director of Online Learning at the Santa Cruz County Office of
These three educational leaders and online learning
innovators will address the catalysts that moved their districts into online and
blended learning, how they prepared their teachers for online and blended
instruction, the challenges they faced and how they overcame them, the key
components of setting up an online or blended program, the valuable lessons they
learned, and what they would do differently in the future.
symposium, which opens Friday, December 7, 2012, includes a wide variety online
and blended sessions focused on big picture issues, content, professional
development, tools and technologies, and pedagogy. Discovery’s Hall Davidson our
plenary speaker, will present just prior to Susan Patrick’s closing keynote on
Saturday. Registration is quickly filling up.
“We’re pleased to have a
set of distinguished superintendents participating in our opening keynote,” said
CUE Executive Director Mike Lawrence. “Their innovative practices, leadership,
and support for online and blended learning offer valuable lessons for all
Early-bird registration, just $159, has been extended until
October 24th. Regular registration, from October 25th until November 30, is
$215. On-site registration, available only if space allows, will be $299.
Register at http://elearns.org.