Roundtable Discussions Sunday, March 2, 2014, 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Platinum Ballroom

Roundtable discussions offer an interactive venue for the exploration of key issues facing teacher education. They allow for small group discussions and informal conversations that are often not possible in large group settings. Connect with other attendees, discuss, and share your views, experiences, and ideas. Multiple roundtables are scheduled simultaneously in the same room; each roundtable will have a different focus. Please bring materials to share regarding your program or need. Email and contact information will be shared with participants in an effort to develop Professional Learning Communities surrounding each topic.

Table 1 - Recruitment and Retention of Minority Students Continued

Share information and ideas for the best and most promising practices in the retention of minority students.

Table 2 - Transforming Field Experience

Share information and learn how to design in-person and virtual field experiences for future educators.

Table 3 - Pathways and Partnerships

Share best practices for developing strong pathways and partnerships.

Table 4 - Recruiting the Best

Discuss what qualities a great teacher must possess and how you incorporate them into your teacher education program.