613 Models for Professional Preparation: Study Abroad and Conference Class Model

Friday, March 16, 2012: 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Convention Center: Room 208
AAHE/Plan Strategies/Interventions/Programs
Speaker: Fredanna A. D. M'Cormack, Coastal Carolina University, Conway, SC
Part 1 offers one way to increase professional involvement among in-service teachers by fostering a sense of professionalism among pre-service teachers. Part 2 gives a way to meet your university’s mission of developing culturally competent, global citizens through study abroad.
Fostering Professionalism in Pre-Service Teachers: Utilizing the Conference Course Model
Shannon Whalen, Springfield College, Springfield, MA, Elizabeth M. Mullin, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ and Suanne Maurer-Starks, Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, MA
Developing Culturally Competent, Global Citizens Through Study Abroad Experiences
Debra L. Sutton, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA