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Summit Agenda and Program

Global Teach Connect Celebration Summit


Welcome Reception and Registration (1:30 – 2 pm)

2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Theme: The Impact of Immigration on Language and Gender Pedagogy and Policies in Global Education: What are the questions?

1:45 PM

Overview: Summit and Title VI Global Teach Connect Grant

Dr. Joyce Pittman

2:00 PM – 2:10 PM

Opening Welcome
Dr. Penny Hammrich, Interim Dean and professor
Drexel University- School of Education
“Intellectual Center of Pedagogical Innovation”

2:15 PM – 2:25 PM

Featured Speaker
Dr. Mila Fuller, Immediate Past President
International Society for Technology in Education

2:25 PM – 2:50 PM

Panel I – Introduction

Moderator: Dr. Kristy Kelly

University of Pennsylvania:
Dr. John Ghazvinian, Associate Director, Middle East Center
Mollie Laffin-Rose, South Asia Studies Center
Andrew Petersen, University of Pennsylvania Instructor
Dr. Carlene Murray, Principal, Prince George County

2:50 PM – 3:30 PM

Teach to Lead Model Developer, Dept of Ed Consultants (TC)

Celeste Rodriguez and Cynthia O’Brien

(ongoing- as needed)

3:40 PM – 5:00 PM

Breakout Sessions

TTL Teams Logic Model Action Planning

5:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Prepare and Share Team Reports Highlights

5:30 PM – 5:50 PM

Panel 2 – Drexel University: Practice-based Reflections

Moderator: Dr. Joyce Pittman

Dr. Rebecca Clothey, Associate Professor of Education and Director of Global Studies
Bruce Levine, Global International Education and Education Policy Program Director
Leona Donaldson, PhD Doctoral Candidate – “The Global Learning Perspective”

Closing Words

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Roof Top: Closing Networking Reception

Hosts: Joyce Pittman and Bruce Levine

Gallery Walk of the Models Created in groups and other vendor resources (conference style set-up with tables)

Gallery Walk Resources, Sponsors and Collaborators

  • US Dept of Education
  • Teach to Lead Organization
  • World Council on Curriculum and Instruction (WCCI)
  • University of Pennsylvania South Asia Center
  • University of Pennsylvania Middle East Center
  • Drexel University – School of Education – Global International Education (GIE) and Educational Policy Programs (EP) Drexel Educational Leadership and Management Program (EdD)
  • Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL)