Action Research with Technology ConferenceThe Creativity to Design, The Courage to ChangeCenter for Collaborative Action Research[[#|PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY]]6100 Center DriveLos Angeles, CA 92045Room 203JUNE 26th 8:00am- 6:30pmJUNE 27th 8:00am- 12:00pm

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Elluminate Action Research Conference
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Tuesday, June 26th

8:00- 8:45 :breakfast
8:45 Welcome and Introduction of the Dean Margaret Weber- Dr. Margaret Riel
8:50 - 9:10- Welcome comments by the Dean- Service Purpose and leadership- mission of the university and action research
9:10 – 9:30 Action Research at Pepperdine and Learning Circles- Dr. Margaret Riel

9:30 to 10:00 Keynote
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Keynote Presentation and Discussion

Dr. Jack Whitehead , Professor, Liverpool Hope University, UK., Co-author (with Jean McNiff) of You and your Action Research and All you need to know about Action research, as well as many other books and articles.


First Panel: Action Research with students
10: -11: 10 Learning Circle 1a:
Action Research with Students
Learning Circle 1a:
Discussants: Eric Hamilton and Jenith Mishne

10:25- 10:35 break

11: 20 – 12:30 Learning Circle 1 b
Discussants: Margaret Weber & Bill Moseley


12:30 – 1:30 Lunch served in the room
1:30 – 2:00 Keynote

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Keynote Presentation and Discussion
Dr. Carl Bereiter & Dr. Marlene Scardamalia, Institute for Knowledge Innovation & Technology, OISE/University of Toronto Authors of Surpassing ourselves: An inquiry into the nature and implication of expertise as well as many others.



2:00- 3:10 Learning circle 2 a
Action Research with Educators
Learning Circle 2a:
Discussants: Martine Jago & Melissa Loble


3:10- 3:20 break

3:20 -4:30 Learning circle 2 b
Discussants: Robert Barner & Paul [[#|Spark]]

Action Research in Communities, Organizations and Corporations
4:30 – 5:40 Learning circle 3 a

Discussants: Renya Garcia & Melissa Loble


6-7 Reception



Wednesday, June 27th


8:00- 8:30 Breakfast

8:30 – Opening comments and introduction of speaker Dr. Paul Sparks

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8:45- 9:15 Keynote
Keynote presentation and Discussion

Dr. Alana James-Mentor for [[#|Doctoral]] Students at [[#|Walden University]], [[#|Jones International]] University and CTU and Co-author of Action research for business, nonprofits and [[#|public administration]]: A tool for complex times, and many other resources.


9:15- 10:25 Learning Circle Session 3 b

Discussants Linda Purrington & Paul Sparks


10:25- 10:35 break

10:35– 11: 45 Learning Circle Session 3 c
Discussants Linda Purrington & Melissa Loble

11:45- 12:00 Conference Closing
Margaret Riel- Recognitions
Eric Hamilton – Closing Benediction