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Making Connections: Translating Ideas into Good Practice for School Renewal

Friday October 3, 2014

8:30 am

Registration check in and light refreshments (Boyer Hall Alcove)

9:00 am

Welcome: Dr. Randy Basinger, Provost, Messiah College
Introduction of Stephen Paul Boyer: Dr. Cynthia A. Wells, Director, The Ernest L. Boyer Center; Assistant Professor of Higher Education;Director M.A. in Higher Education

9:15 am

Setting the Context:
     The Ongoing Influence of Boyer's Basic School Vision S. Paul Boyer

9:45 am

Portraits of School Success: Principal Reflections 

Dr. Donald A. Murk, Panel Facilitator; Chair Department of Education;  Professor of Early Childhood Education  

Christine Gibson, Irving B. Weber Elementary School Principal, Iowa City, IA

Carla Janes, Millennium Elementary School Principal, Kent, WA

Dana McCauley, Crellin Elementary School Principal, Oakland, MD

Travis Peck, Downey Elementary School, Harrisburg, PA

11:45 am

Digital Archives of the Ernest L. Boyer Center; Devin Manzullo-Thomas

Noon - 1:00

Lunch (Howe Atrium, Boyer Hall)

1:00 pm 

Greetings: Dr. Caroline Maurer, Dean, School of Business, Education and Social Sciences
Moving from Vision to Action (Boyer 131)
     Lillian Brinkley, NAESP 2012 Distinguished Service Award; National Distinguished Principal; Outstanding   Educator of the Year

2:30 - 3:00

Closing Reflections (Boyer 131)
Mr. Patrick Callaghan