More than 250 teachers, faculty and administrators will visit the Jacksonville State University campus on June 4 - 6, 2013 as attendees of the CORE Academy.
Keynote speaker for the Academy will be Dr. Mark Milliron, Chancellor of WGU Texas, a nonprofit university founded by the state of Texas. Dr. Milliron is an award-winning leader, author, speaker and consultant well known for exploring leadership development, future trends, learning strategies and the human side of technology change. He will address the CORE Academy on "Stepping Up to the Challenge of Education and the Road Ahead."
CORE's mission is to fuel transformation in K-12 and higher education classrooms through professional development, project-/challenge-based learning, technology, classroom support, change management and partnership building, evaluation and research, dual enrollment, and innovative teacher preparation.