Keynotes presented by
Dr. Karen Hessler & Dr. Thomas Mennella
Opening Keynote Address
Our Opening Keynote will be delivered by Dr. Karen Hessler at 8:30a.m. on Thursday June 14th in Ross 1010. Dr. Karen Hessler has a passion for finding innovative and effective teaching strategies to use in the nursing classroom, online and experiential learning environments. She has been an educator for over 20 years. In addition to several publications focused on educational research and strategies, she recently published Flipping the Nursing Classroom: Where Interactive Learning Meets Technology, the first text to provide guidance for nurse educators using the flipped classroom. Dr. Hessler is currently a research fellow for Flipped Learning Global Initiative lead by Jon Bergmann, one of the pioneers of the flipped classroom. She is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
The keynote can be viewed here through the UNC Flipped Learning Conference Facebook page.
Banquet Keynote Address
Dr. Thomas Mennella is the Director of the Applied Laboratory Science and Operations Graduate Program and a Professor of Biology at Bay Path University. He is an early adopter of Flipped Learning and is both a practitioner and an advocate of Flipped learning in higher education. He's a founding member of the Flipped Learning International Faculty and co-chairs the FLGI Think Tank.
"Flipped Learning 3.0: A Roadmap to the Future of Education"
Flipped Learning 3.0 is the wave of the educational future, but what exactly is it?! This keynote address defines FL3.0, explores its power and potential, and looks forward to what is possible in the future of education as FL3.0 achieves widespread adoption.
All registered conference attendees are invited to join us for the Keynote Address and Banquet.
Friday, June 15th at 6:15pm in the University Center Panorama Ballroom.
(There will be a poster session immediately before the keynote at 5:15, with cash bar, also in the Panorama Ballroom.)