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Tuesday, January 27 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
WISE Pedagogy Pre-Conference Workshop

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Integrating Community Engagement in Online Education.
As more LIS students complete most or all of their degree programs online, educators are challenged to design courses and programs that integrate meaningful field experience and community engagement activities, consistent with the goal of “empowering people to better their own life conditions, realities, and experiences.” How can online course and program design respond to this challenge? A panel of experienced online educators will provide examples of how they have worked to integrate field experience and community engagement in their course and program designs and encourage interaction with members of the audience.The session is open to anyone attending the ALISE conference, but is limited to the first 75 registrants.

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Linda Smith

Professor and Associate Dean, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Linda C. Smith is professor and associate dean for academic programs in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She joined the faculty in 1977. She works with graduate students on-campus (MS, CAS, PhD) and, since 1997, online (MS, CAS... Read More →

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Samantha Hastings

University of South Carolina
Every day is another chance to leave it better than you found it!i wake up every morning grateful for my clean, warm bed, running water and my own refrigerator (even if it is empty!)
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Kate McDowell

Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, Graduate School of Library and Information Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
youth services, student affairs at LIS schools, research on children and apps
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Debra Shapiro

Instructor & Coordinator of Distance Masters Program, SLIS, the iSchool at University of Wisconsin-Madison
Online teaching, technology for teaching & learning online, website design & usability, linked data, organization of information, cooking, recipes, and food blogs

Tuesday January 27, 2015 10:00am - 12:00pm CST
Toledo, Floor 5

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