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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 (Howe Atrium - Boyer Hall)

9:00 am

Welcome/Greetings (B131)
Dr. Randy Basinger, Provost, Messiah College
Dr. Cynthia A. Wells, Director, The Ernest L. Boyer Center, Messiah College  

9:15 am

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

10:00 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, Digital Archives Specialist, Messiah College

Noon - 1:00

Lunch (Howe Atrium, Boyer Hall)

1:00 pm  (B131) 

Dr. Caroline Maurer, Dean, School of Business, Education and Social Sciences

Moving from Vision to Action
Lillian Brinkley, NAESP 2012 Distinguished Service Award; National Distinguished Principal; Outstanding   Educator of the Year

2:30 - 3:00

Closing Reflections
Patrick Callaghan, Jr., Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, South Western City Schools,   Grove City, OH