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2018 Conference Agenda

The conference will conduct activities the week of January 22nd and the culminating LIVE session will be held online on Friday, January 26, 2018 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM EST.

Download a PDF of the full #GLAG18 conference program and workshop guide.

Monday, January 22 - How can we leverage global experiences in our agriscience learning environments?

On-Demand Presentations:

 Live Roundtable:

  • Host: Global Agriculture Learning Center, Hawkeye Community College
  • Join the online discussion at 8:00 PM EST
  • Zoom Link:             https://psu.zoom.us/j/196891460

    Phone Number & Code:     +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 196 891 460

 

Tuesday, January 23 - How can we utilize technology for global learning?

On-Demand Presentations:   

  Live Roundtable:

  • Host: Agricultural Education and Studies Department, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University
  • Join the online discussion at 8:00 PM EST
  • Zoom Link:             https://psu.zoom.us/j/242862903
    Phone Number & Code:       +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 242 862 903

Wednesday, January 24 - How can we teach global agriculture in a domestic context?

On-Demand Presentations:   

 Live Roundtable:

  • Host: The World Food Prize Foundation
  • Join the online discussion at 8:00 PM EST
  • Zoom Link:             https://psu.zoom.us/j/949762883
    Phone Number & Code:     +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 949 762 883

Thursday, January 25 - How can we reach diverse learners?

On-Demand Presentations:   

Live Roundtable:

  • Host: Penn State Extension
  • Join the online discussion at 5:00 PM EST
  • Zoom Link:             https://psu.zoom.us/j/377507675
    Phone Number & Code:     +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll); Meeting ID: 377 507 675

Friday, January 26 - Live Event, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Presentations:

  • Updating 'Pen Pals' into a 21st Century Cultural Experience, Dustin Homan and Rachel Sanders, Ohio State Extension - 4H Youth Development
  • Intercultural Competencies as Global Learning Outcomes, Lisa Lambert Snodgrass and Mark Russell, Purdue University
  • Texas 4-H GLOBE - Global Leadership Opportunities Beyond Education, Darlene Locke, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension

Keynote speaker(s) - “Transforming Global Agriculture Through Youth Engagement"  

  • Appiah Boateng, founder and Executive Director of 4-H Ghana
  • Trent McKnight, founder of AgriCorps

Workshop - "Planning and Evidencing Global Learning Impact in Agriculture"

  • Audrey Denney, Vivayic