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The Tennessee Association of Teacher Educators

invites you to contribute to the

52nd Annual Conference

of the

Southeastern Regional Association

Of Teacher Educators

www.srate.org

October 20-23, 2005

Sheraton Nashville Downtown

(Sheraton.com/nashvilledowntown)

Nashville, Tennessee

MUSIC CITY, USA

An Engaging Melody of School-Community Collaboration

 

Friday, October 21, 2005

Thematic Concurrent Sessions

8:50 Ė 9:30 a.m.

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A††† 143

Topic:†††† Professional Development for University Teacher Education Faculty:International Experiences and Culture

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Don Maness, Assoc. Dean, and Dr. Dianne Lawler-Prince, Arkansas State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Dprince@astate.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B††† 107

Topic:†††† A Model of Effective Collaboration for Pre-Service Teachers and Their Cooperating Teachers

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenters:††††††††††† Beverly Petch Hogan, Simin Cwick, and Mary Ann DeLine, Southeast Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† bpetchhogan@semo.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A†† 110

Topic:†††† Moving from constructivist-sensitive to constructivist-driven teaching:Exploring the effectiveness of experiencing vs. telling

Strand:†† Research in Teacher Education

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Margo Turner, Ouachita Baptist University, AR, Rachel Jesperson and Jacob Holder, Students at Ouachita BT

Lead Presenterís email:††††† turnerm@dou.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5B118

Topic:†††† Instructional Harmony:Addressing Assessed Standards through and Arts-Integrated Approach

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Kay W. Cowan, Ph.D., Dr. Linda Johnston, and Dr. Valerie Rutledge, Univ. of TN at Chattanooga

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Kay-cowan@utc.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A103

Topic:†††† Three McNair Students Present Their Educational Research

Strand:†† Research

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jennifer E. Aldrich, EdD., Dawna Lisa Buchanan, Ph.D., Kitty Brant, Ed.D., Carey Johnson, and Stacy Korson, Central Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Aldrich@cmsu1.cmsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2101

Topic:†††† The Interim Conundrum:Running a Teacher Education Program When All the Leaders Are Interim

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Sharon Lamson, and Dean Richard Sluder, Central Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† lamson@cmsu1.cmsu.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

9:40 Ė 10:20 a.m.

Room:†††† Suite 4A116

Topic:††††† ďHere we go loopdeloop; here we go loopdelieĒ:What Experiential Learning Occurs through the Development of an Assessment System

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Catheryn J. Weitman, and Victoria Giordano, Barry University, Miami Shores, Fl, Kathy Petura, Stetson University, Deland, Fl

cweitman@mail.barry.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B†† 121

Topic:††††† Freshman future teachers in the schools and the community:Breaking down the myth ďAnyone can make it in AmericaĒ

Strand:†† Educational Technology

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Dennis M. Holt, University of North Florida

Lead Presenterís email:††††† dholt@unf.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A 122

Topic:††††† Collaborations Work:A Research Team, a Community College and a Private Business Present a Science, Math and Reading Workshop for Florida Middle and High School Teachers.

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Fanchon F. Funk, Ed.D., Florida State University, Maryann J. Ehle, PhD., West Liberty State College, West VA, Sherry Bowen, Indian River Community College, Ft. Pierce, FL, Sheila A. Bolin, Orange lake Resort and Country Club

Lead Presenterís email:††††† ffunk@lsi.fsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2 123

Topic:††††† Five Major Concerns Influencing the Teaching of Elementary School Social Studies and Methods Courses

Strand:†† Research in Teacher Education

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Nancy Gallavan, Ph.D., Univ. of Arkansas, Theresa McCormick, Ph.D., Auburn University, AL

Lead Presenterís email:††††† ngallavan@nethere.com

 

Room:†††† Suite 3†† 108

Topic:†††† Linking Candidate Performance to Student Learning:A Model for University and Public School Coordinators

Strand:†† Field Experience††

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Beverly Petch Hogan, and Paul Watkins Southeast Missouri State University,

Lead Presenterís email:††††† bpetchhogan@semo.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5B 127

Topic:†††† Partnership by Design:A Professional Development School

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jauquita Hargus, Ed.D., Texas A&MUniversity-Texarkana, Dr. Larry Sullivan, Superintendent of Schools, Texarkana Independent School District, Dr. Rosanne Stripling, Dean Arts & Science & Education, Texas A&M University-Texarkana

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Jauquita.hargus@tamut.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A131

Topic:†††† Facilitation of School-Community Collaboration Through New Technologies - Centra and Macromedia Breeze

Strand:†† Educational Technology

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Cheryl Wiedmaier, Dr. Stephanie Huffman, and Debbie Barnes, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

Lead Presenterís email:††††† cherylw@uca.edu

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

10:30 Ė 11:10 a.m.

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A 139

Topic:†††† Geography First:††† A School/University Partnership

Strand:†† Educational Partnership

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Timothy Lintner, Univ. of South Carolina at Aiken

Lead Presenterís email:††††† tlintner@usca.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B 109

Topic:†††† Student Teachers Who Become Teaching Assistants:Growth Through Portfolios

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Michael Hogan, Beverly Petch Hogan, Jason Cowan and Melanie Speight, Southeast Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† mehogan@semo.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 3 141

Topic:†††† A Paradigm Shift:††††††††††††††† Schools of Education Prepare PK-12 Leadership Teams

Strand:†† Education Partnerships/Parent and School Relations

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Kandis Croom and Dr. V Carole Smith, Arkansas Tech University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Kandis.croom@atu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A 130

Topic:†††† Collaborate, Produce, and Create Success with Effective Teams

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Lorraine Offer, and Cynthia J. Hutchinson, Ed.D., University of Central Florida

Lead Presenterís email:††††† laomt@aol.com

 

Room:†††† Suite 5 B159

Topic:†††† Cooperation of School District and a University in a Crisis Intervention Situation (School Shooting)

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Larry Lowrance, Austin Peay State University, and Dr. Leta Joiner, Curriculum Director, Stewart County School District, Tn

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Lowrance@apsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A106

Topic:†††† Early Field Experience:Getting Started on the Right Foot

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Roundtable Discussion

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. John R. Zelazek, Central Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† zelazek@cmsu1.cmsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2126

Topic:†††† Creating Positive Relationships Through School Partnerships

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Ann Porter Gifford, Southeast Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† apgifford@semo.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

11:20 a.m. - Noon

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A153

Topic:†††† ReVISION:Family Involvement for Contemporary Educators

Strand:†† Parent and School

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Jane Carol Manner, East Carolina University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† MANNERJ@ecu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B140

Topic:†††† Professional Development:An Innovative Model for Collaboration Between a University and Public School Teachers in Inclusion Classrooms

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Karen Cypress, Dr. Elizabeth Saunders, and Dr. Patricia Tucker, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN

Lead Presenterís email:††††† kcypress@fhu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A†† 142

Topic:†††† How Three Institutions Came Together to Create One Assessment System

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Vivian Fueyo, Ph.D., University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, Catheryn J. Weitman, Barry University, Miami Shore, FL, Kathy Piechura, Stetson University, DeLand, FL, Victoria Giordano, Barry University, Barbara Frye, and Zafer Unal, University of South Florida

Lead Presenterís email:††††† vfueyo@spadmin.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5B†††† 146

Topic:†††† The Harmony of Diversity in Childrenís Literature

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Ginny Esch, Ph.D. and Brenda Gulledge, Ed.D, The University of Tennessee, Martin

Lead Presenterís email:††††† vesch@utm.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2††† 111

Topic:†††† Race for Books:A School-University-Community Collaboration

Strand:†† Parent and School Relations

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Margo Turner, Ouachita Baptist University, AR, Pam Waymack, Assistant Principal, and Heather Turnbow, student

Lead Presenterís email:††††† turnerm@dou.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 3114

Topic:†††† Deanís Symposium:Collaboration Among Universities

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Georgine Steinmiller, and Robert Steinmiller, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR, Terry Wallis, Vanderbilt University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† steinmg@hsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A119

Topic:†††† Simultaneous Renewal in Partnership Schools:A Review of Literature

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Don Maness, Dr. Mary Jane Bradley, Dr. Dianne Lawler-Prince, and Dr. Ron Towery, Arkansas State University

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
12:00 p.m. Ė 1:30 p.m.

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 3 & 4

 

Awards Luncheon

(This is included in the conference fees; however pre-registration is required)

 

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

1:40 Ė 2:20 p.m.

Room:†††† Suite 3†† 117

Topic:†††† A Comparative Study of Traditional v. Fast-Track M.Ed. Programs

Strand:†† Research in Teacher Education

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Maryellen S. Cosgrove, Ph.D., Armstrong Atlantic State University

Lead presenterís email:†††††† cosgroma@mail.armstrong.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A†† 104

Topic:†††† A Systemic Lens for Educators:Microscopic Perceptions of Possibilities of the Classroom

Strand:†† Multicultural Education

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenters:††††††††††† Dr. Claudia Philips Joplin, The University of TN at Martin, and Dr Kathy Deen Evans, The University of TN at Martin

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Marth87@charter.net

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A 102

Topic:†††† Professional Development:The Challenges and Joys of Researching and Writing with Undergraduate Students

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jennifer E. Aldrich, Ed.D.,Dawna Lisa Buchanan, Ph.D., and Kitty Brant, Ed.D, Central Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Aldrich@cmsu1.emsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5 B 105

Topic:†††† Even Start Ė a federal program that actually works (Yes, you read that correctly!) and fosters growth in all participants

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Round Table

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Bob Gustafson, Warner Southern College

Lead Presenterís email:††††† gustafsonr@warner.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A 148

Topic:†††† Increasing Accountability Demands in Teacher Education

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Bettie Wiggins-Barrett, Dr. Phil Roberson, Director, School of Education, and Dr. Don Luck, Austin Peay State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† barrettb@apsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2†† 115

Topic:†††† Enhancing Teacher Leadership Through Completion of Educational Endorsements

Strand:†† Teacher Leadership

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Martin Jacobs, Ed.D, and Dr. Jack Rose, Murray State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Marty.Jacobs@coe.murraystate.edu

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

2:30 Ė 3:10 p.m.

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A†† 112

Topic:†††† Constructing effective field experiences:Listening and acting on what classroom teachers and teacher education program students think

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Margo Turner, Ouachita Baptist University, AR, Tina Phillips, Classroom teacher, Amy Tippit, student at Ouachita

Lead Presenterís email:††††† turnerm@dou.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B 120

Topic:†††† Freshman future teachers in the schools and the community6:Breaking down the myth ďAnyone con make it in AmericaĒ

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Rosemary Traore, Florida State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† rtraore@mailer.fsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A125

Topic:†††† University K-12 collaboration for Assessing Teacher Candidates, Effective Integration of Technology in Clinical Practice

Strand:†† Educational Technology

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Marcia B. Cushall, Frostburg State University, Maryland

Lead Presenterís email:††††† mcushall@frostbrug.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 3135

Topic:†††† Establishing a University District Partnership for Excellent Schools:Phase 1

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Michele Ballentin-Linch, Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Lead Presenterís email:††††† kmlinch@ualr.edu

 

 

Room:†††† Suite 5B 129

Topic:†††† Understanding the Self:††††† The Use of Autobiographical Research in Teacher-Education

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jeffrey Kaplan Ph.D., University of Central Florida at Daytona Beach

Lead Presenterís email:††††† jkaplan@mail.ucf.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

3:20 Ė 4:00 p.m.

Room:†††† Suite 4A138

Topic:†††† Collaborative Project to Enhance Teacher Recruitment, Preparation and Retention through a Mentoring Program

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jane McHaney, Dean, Armstrong Atlantic State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† mchaneja@mail.armstrong.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B128

Topic:†††† Ideas Parents Can Use To Help Their Young Child in Reading

Strand:†† Parent and School Relations

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Ann Porter Gifford, Southeast Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† apgifford@semo.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5A†† 145

Topic:†††† Engaging in Collaborative Field Experience Assessment and Accountability

Strand:†† Field Experience

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Candace A. Roberts, Dr. Trish Parrish, and Dr. Karen Hahn, Saint Leo University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Candace.roberts@saintleo.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 3150

Topic:†††† Student Teacher Evaluations:The Process of Aligning State and NCATE/SPA Standards

Strand:†† Field Experience

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Jennifer Aldrich, Sharon Lamson, Richard Sluden, and Joyce Downing, Central Missouri State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† ALDRICH@cmsu1.cmsu.edu

 

Room:†††† Ballroom 2149

Topic:†††† School/Community Engagement Through an E-Portfolio Process:Determining Candidate Proficiency for the Unit Assessment System

Strand:†† Educational Technology, Educational Partnerships, And Professional Development

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Rebecca Oswald, and Lyn Gagle, Asbury College, KY

Lead Presenterís email:††††† rjoswald@asbury.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Thematic Concurrent Sessions

4:10 Ė 5:00 p.m.

 

Room:†††† Suite 4B†††††† 113†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Topic:†††† The ďEveready-BunnyĒ Model of a Field Experience Partnership to Improve Teacher Preparation

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Susan Edington, Murray State University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Susan.edington@murraystate.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 7A147

Topic:†††† Collaborating to Benefit the ADD Child

Strand:†† Field Experiences

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Gregory W. Bryant, Ed.D, Towson University, Maryland, and Dr. Brenda Rainwater-Bryant, SPE Teacher, Baltimore County Public Schools

Lead Presenterís email:††††† owson@towson.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 5B136

Topic:†††† Preparing the Next Generation of Educators

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Roundtable

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Valerie C. Rutledge, Dr. Jane Brower, Dr. Beth Dodd, and Dr. Linda Johnston, University of TN at Chattanooga

Lead Presenterís email:††††† Valerie-Rutledge@utc.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 3†††† 134

Topic:†††† A Tale of Two Schools

Strand:†† Professional Development

Session: Paper Presentation

Presenter:††††††††††††† Cynthia J. Hutchinson, Ed.D., and Jennifer Platt, University of Central Florida

Lead Presenterís email:††††† hutchins@mail.ucf.edu

 

Room:†††† Suite 4A137

Topic:†††† Accelerated Induction into Teaching:†††††††††††††† A Unique District/ University Partnership

Strand:†† Educational Partnerships

Session: Paper Partnerships

Presenter:††††††††††††† Dr. Mary Lou Goldberg, Florida Atlantic University, Port St. Lucie, FL, Kathleen K. Huiee, Director of Teacher Development, St. Lucie County School District, Deborah L. Carlstrom, Florida Atlantic University

Lead Presenterís email:††††† mgoldber@fau.edu

 

 

Friday, October 21, 2005
Friday Evening Reception

5:15 Ė 6:00 p.m.

 

Ballroom 3/4