Program of Events

For an online copy of this years schedule of events, please visit this webpage

Keynote

Dr. Monte Tatum

 

Dr. M. Monte Tatom received his Ed.D. in Educational Administration at Auburn University on 3/20/1998. He has a BA in Bible (1977) and a BA in Elementary Education (1978) from Harding College. He has 26 years in K-12 education as Teacher (11 years), Assistant Principal (6 years), Principal (5 years) & Coordinator of Staff Development (2.5 years from 1979 - 2005. He retired from Mobile County Public School System in December 2005. He began working at Freed-Hardeman University (FHU) in January 2006. He is an Associate Professor of Education within the College of Education & Behavioral Sciences at FHU. He currently has 9+ years in Higher Education (2006 - Present). He has actively been involved in educational technology since taking his first computer course at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL during Spring 1983 (EDM 510: Micro-computing Systems in Education).

Meet Our Other Presenters

 

Dr. Jeremiah Sullins is an Assistant Professor of Psychology. He will be speaking on "Voicethread" and how it can be used it to potentially improve courses

Dr. Bruce Bryant is the Director of Mater of Arts: Excellence in Teaching Program. He will be speaking on Student engagement and collaboration using Padlet, VoiceThread, Hangouts, and Socrative

Katie Ramirez is an Instructor and the Director of Student Publications. She will be speaking on how social media platforms can be used in the classroom

Dr. Susan Grogan is an Assistant Professor of Education. She will be speaking on Quality Matters online course construction

Dr. Wendy Ellis is the Director of Reading and an Associate Professor of Education. She will be speaking on Quality Matters online course construction

Dr. Jim Miller is an Associate Professor and the Chairman for the Department of Communication. He will be speaking on how social media platforms can be used in the classroom

Dr. Kwame Yeboah is an Associate Professor for the College of Pharmacy. He will be hosting a poster session on the use of Everywhere Videos to engage students

Dr. Christopher Davis is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Center Adult & Online Studies. He will be speaking on how Quality Matters can improve course design and student engagement

Dr. Lisa Ritchie is an Associate Professor for the Department of Family & Consumer Science. She will be speaking on the use of Echo360 Lecture Capture.