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Digital Education Summit January 25-26, 2018 Lowman Student Center
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX

Be part of a two-day event that brings together faculty and staff interested in utilizing tools, best practices, and emerging technology to improve and advance online teaching and learning.

We are seeking proposals that provide tools and techniques for faculty members to richly connect with students in the online environment.

With your help, we can continue to provide resources for best practices and share innovative ideas to take online education to the next level.


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Leonard G. Geddes Jr

Mr. Geddes is an expert on learning improvement for college students. During the past decade, he developed The LearnWell Projects as a platform to provide practical, research-based support for college and university faculty. Mr. Geddes created the ThinkWell‐LearnWell™ Diagram, a metacognitive tool that helps students develop deep thinking and learning skills. The diagram is used by colleges, universities and K-12 schools throughout the world.

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Interim Schedule

Day One
Thursday, January 25

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Registration
Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Kick-Off & Keynote
2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions One
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions Two
4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Reception

Day Two
Friday, January 26

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m. Roundtables
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions Three
10:25 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. Breakout Sessions Four
11:20 a.m. - 12:05 p.m. Breakout Sessions Five

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Lowman Student Center

1717 Avenue J
Huntsville, TX 77340
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Dubbed the “campus living room”, the Lowman Student Center (LSC) sits in the heart of the Sam Houston State University campus. Home to the University Bookstore, Kat Klub Entertainment Center, and Student Art Gallery, we’re proud to host #DES17 in this incredible venue.


Check out the #DES18 Sponsorship Packet (PDF) for more information on the ways you can support this year's Digital Education Summit.