Due to the most recent CDC and White House guidance, the 2020 USG Teaching and Learning Conference Best Practices for Promoting Engaged Student Learning conference scheduled for 4/07/2020 through 4/09/2020 is canceled.
For canceled events, please be sure to cancel travel arrangements, including lodging, ground transportation and/or car rental. The Ga Center will cancel all hotel reservations for those that have reserved a room at the location.
Attendees, or their institutions, will receive registration refunds within 45 days in the case of canceled conferences or virtual delivery format. Registration refunds will not be provided for postponed conferences.
Please e-mail us at cms@usg.edu with any questions about this conference. Please ensure you reference the conference to which you have a question.
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Best Practices for Promoting Engaged Student Learning
Tuesday, April 7 - Thursday, April 9, 2020
UGA Conference Center and Hotel • Athens, Georgia

Register 2980b9Join us April 7-9, 2020 for two-and-a-half days of outstanding concurrent sessions, keynote speakers, poster sessions, and lightning talks. Network with colleagues, share ideas, meet and engage with speakers, and discover instructional approaches and strategies that will inspire you.

The conference will be held on the beautiful, historic campus of the University of Georgia in Athens, at the UGA Conference Center and Hotel.

This conference is designed to bring educators and students together to connect in conversations about active learning and student engagement in higher education. Attendees are faculty, administrators, and students from the University System of Georgia institutions and educational organizations throughout the United States.

Areas of interest include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Elements of the USG Momentum Approach
  • Developing Students’ Critical Thinking Skills 
  • Distance Learning/Blended Learning
  • Open Educational Resources
  • Developing Collaborative Models
  • Innovations in Instructional Technology
  • Faculty Learning Communities
  • Gateway Course Redesign
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)
  • Liberal Education and America’s Promise (LEAP)

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Please be advised, photos will be taken at this event. By registering you are granting the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia and/or its representatives the right to publish the photos electronically and/or in print. 

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