Professional Development Center

Customized Learning: Partnering with Technology

Customized Learning: Partnering with Technology
An evening with Bea McGarvey

Monday, October 22, 2012
4:00 - 6:00p.m.
Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center
USM Portland Campus

Registration cost: $20.00
Registration Form (PDF)

Flyer to post in your school (PDF)

Hosted by the USM School of Education and Human Development Advisory Council, the two-hour event includes a keynote address by education expert and author Bea McGarvey, virtual tour of school districts in action using customized learning, a question and answer session, and a book signing after the presentation. Contact hours are available.

A Maine native and USM alumna, McGarvey dedicated a 30-year career to Maine schools. She has served in the past decade as a distinguished education consultant for more than 100 schools and districts, as well as state and federal education agencies, specifically in the areas of teaching and learning, leadership, and organizational development.  Currently, she is a partner in Total Leaders Associates and a senior associate at Marzano Research Lab. McGarvey is co-author with Charles Schwahn of the recently published “Inevitable: Mass Customized Learning - Learning in the Age of Empowerment.”