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SITE 2009 : Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference (Charleston, SC). Early Registration: Jan. 21

* Join with 1,200+ Colleagues from 50 Countries **
           ** SAVE & Register Early by Jan. 21 **
            >>  SITE 2009 Advance Program: <<
              http://site.aace.org/conf/advprog.htm
                 * Please forward to a colleague *
>> NEW @ SITE 2009: A Forum for School Teachers and School Leaders <<
                                 http://site.aace.org/conf/k12.htm
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                                  SITE 2009
   Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education
                        International Conference
                 March 2-6, 2009  *  Charleston, SC
       (Embassy Suites Hotel Airport/Convention Center)

                ADVANCE PROGRAM / REGISTRATION
                                 Organized by
Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE)
                            http://site.aace.org/
                                        and
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
                            http://www.aace.org/
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>> CONTENTS & LINKS  (details below) <<

1. Invitation, Scope, & Program Activities: http://site.aace.org/conf/overview.htm
2. Advance Program Online / Early Registration Deadline Jan. 21:
    http://site.aace.org/conf/advprog.htm
3. Hotel Reservations Due by Jan. 29     (hotel space is filling quickly):
    http://site.aace.org/conf/hotel.htm
4. Presentation Schedule: http://www.aace.org/conf/site/sessions
5. Presentation Categories: http://site.aace.org/conf/categories.htm
6. Major Topics:  http://site.aace.org/conf/topics.htm
       ** NEW TOPIC **
   NSF ITEST - Information Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (US Gov't funded projects)   
7. NEW: A Forum for School Teachers and School Leaders: http://site.aace.org/conf/k12.htm
8. Tutorials/Workshops: http://site.aace.org/conf/tutorials/
9. Symposium: Information Technology in Primary and Secondary Education Worldwide:  Challenges for Teacher Educators
http://www.aace.org/conf/site/symposium2009.htm
10. Keynote/Invited Speakers: http://site.aace.org/conf/speakers/
11. Charleston, SC: http://www.aace.org/conf/Cities/Charleston
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INVITATION:
SITE 2009 is the 20th annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education. This society represents individual
teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development.  SITE is a society of AACE.

SITE is the premiere international conference in this field and annually attracts more than 1,200 leaders in the field from over 50 countries.

You are invited to participate in this international forum which offers numerous opportunities to explore the research, development, and applications in this important field.

The SITE Conference is designed for:
       > Teacher educators in ALL disciplines
       > Computer technology coordinators
       > K-12 administrators & school leaders
       > Teachers
       > Curriculum developers
       > Principals
       > All interested in improving education through technology

All presentation proposals are peer-reviewed and selected by three reviewers on the respected Program Committee for inclusion in the conference program, Proceedings (book and CD-ROM formats) and Education & Information Technology Library (EdITLib), http://www.editlib.org

*** Over 1000 Presentations in 28 Major Topic Strands ***

SCOPE:
The Conference invites proposals from the introductory through advanced level on all topics related to:
(1) the use of information technology in teacher education, and
(2) instruction about information technology in
    * Preservice
    * Inservice
    * Graduate Teacher Education
    * Faculty & Staff Development

Sessions which address the theory, research and applications as well as describe innovative projects are presented.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES:
* Keynote Speakers
* Invited Speakers/Invited Panels
* Papers
* Symposia
* Demonstrations/Posters
* Panels
* Tutorials/Workshops
* Roundtables
* Corporate Demonstrations
* Corporate Showcases
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ADVANCE PROGRAM ONLINE / EARLY REGISTRATIONS DUE JAN. 21
http://site.aace.org/conf/advprog.htm

The SITE Advance Program / Registration is online and includes information on all program activities listed above, and all sessions accepted to date. The early registration date for SITE is only weeks away. Take advantage of this discount and register today.
Early registration also helps ensure that you can reserve space in the pre-conference tutorial(s)/workshop(s) of your choice.
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HOTEL RESERVATIONS DUE JANUARY 29 (Note: space at filling quickly at the Embassy Suites Hotel Airport/Convention Center.)
http://site.aace.org/conf/hotel.htm
The hotel accommodations must be reserved by Jan. 29 to take advantage of the conference hotel discount room rates. The block of rooms reserved for SITE may be filled prior to this date so be sure to make your reservations early.
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PRESENTATION SCHEDULE
http://www.aace.org/conf/site/sessions
All sessions may be searched for and listed by date, topic, or author last name.
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PRESENTATION CATEGORIES:
http://site.aace.org/conf/categories.htm
The Technical Program includes a wide range of interesting and useful activities designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information.
These include keynote and invited talks, paper presentations, roundtables, poster/demonstrations, tutorials/workshops, panels, and corporate showcases.
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MAJOR TOPICS
http://site.aace.org/conf/topics.htm

       ** NEW TOPIC **
 NSF ITEST - Information Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (US Gov't funded projects)

GENERAL TOPICS:
* Assessment and E-folios
* Corporate
* Distance/Flexible Education
* Electronic Playground
* Equity and Social Justice
* Evaluation and Research
* Information Literacy
* Information Technology Diffusion/Integration
* International
* Latino/Spanish Speaking Community
* Leadership
* New Possibilities with Information Technologies
* Graduate Education and Faculty Development
* Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TCPK)
* Video Cases
* Web/Learning Communities
* Workforce Education

CONTENT AREA TOPICS:
* Art Education
* Human Languages Education
* Information Technology Education
* English Education
* Mathematics Education
* Middle School Education
* Science Education
* Social Studies Education
* Special Education/Assistive Technology
* Young Child Education
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A FORUM FOR SCHOOL TEACHER AND SCHOOL LEADERS
http://site.aace.org/conf/k12.htm

Teachers and School Leaders are invited to participate in sessions on practical, effective ways to teach with technology in today�s schools.
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PRE-CONFERENCE TUTORIALS / WORKSHOPS
http://www.aace.org/conf/site/tutorials

Monday, Mar. 2:
- Learning 2.0: Google Applications for Educators (BYOL), Part 1
- Creating Podcasts Using Open Source Applications; Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL)
- Web 2.0 Tools to Support Project-Based Learning: A Survey of What�s Out There (Optional but not required: Bring Your Own Laptop)
- Learning 2.0: Google Applications for Educators (BYOL), Part 2
- EASY AND CHEAP Audio and Video Tools for Sustaining Active Learning Communities for Teaching and Learning
- The Missing Manual: Integrating Web 2.0 Technologies into the Curriculum; Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL)
- Using Digital Storytelling to Promote Classroom Curriculum; Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL)
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PRE-CONFERENCE SYMPOSIUM:
Information Technology in Primary and Secondary Education Worldwide:  Challenges for Teacher Educators
http://www.aace.org/conf/site/symposium2009.htm

Learn what 136 scholars from 23 nations have complied over the past five years, and discuss with your colleagues the implications.
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KEYNOTE & INVITED SPEAKERS: http://site.aace.org/conf/speakers
Many interesting keynote and invited speakers, panels, symposia and workshops are offered this year!
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CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA: Where History Lives--Indulge, Play, and Explore!
http://site.aace.org/conf/cities/charleston
For more information about Charleston, South Carolina, USA see: http://www.charlestoncvb.com/

TESTIMONIALS:
** What are your colleagues saying about SITE conferences? **     http://site.aace.org/conf/testimonials.htm

SITE CONFERENCE COLOR POSTER--
Available to Print & Share (PDF to print; 200kb) http://site.aace.org/conf/pdf/SITE09poster.pdf

To be added to the mailing list for this conference, link to  http://www.aace.org/info.htm
If you have a question about SITE, please send an e-mail to SITE/AACE Conference Services, conf@aace.org

Contact:
SITE/AACE, P.O. Box 1545, Chesapeake, Virginia 23327  USA
Phone: 757-366-5606 * Fax: 703-997-8760
E-mail: conf@aace.org  *  http://www.AACE.org
posted by Jérôme Zeiliger on 01/12/09 09:29:02
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