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Discovery Summit

Saturday, April 22 | 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. | Krause Innovation Studio (Chambers Building, second floor)

Alumni interacting in classroom

RSVP: EDUevents@psu.edu or (814) 863-2146

Schedule

8:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Welcome from Dean Monk
9:15 a.m. First Faculty Sessions Begin    
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Second Faculty Session Begins – special feature for this year’s event!         
    

Session I 9:15 a.m.

Adults are learners, too: Shaping research, policy, and practice in adult basic education and family literacy
Dr. Esther Prins, Associate Professor of Lifelong Learning and Adult Education Program; Co-Director, Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy and Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy and
Dr. Carol Clymer, Co-Director, Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy and Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy
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The CEDAR Clinic: Expanding mental health services and training for Penn State students
Dr. Katie Kostohryz, Clinic Coordinator of Counseling Services at CEDAR Clinic; Assistant Professor of Counselor Education

Session II 10:00 a.m.

Empowering Future Educators to Teach Effective Science - A special hands-on experience featuring our Teaching Elementary Science Leadership Academy students
Dr. Michele Crowl, Director of Education, Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania; Instructor, Science Education
 

For more information on our presenters, read their bios.