Friday, January 9, 2009

National Business Education Association Convention 2009

The National Business Education Association will hold its 2009 Annual Convention in Chicago at the Chicago Marriott Downtown, April 7-11, 2009. According to the NBEA's newsletter, Keying In, January 2009, v.19#3:

"The goal of the convention is to provide a program that will enhance the skills of our members, create networking opportunities, and challenge educators to return to their classrooms ready to empower the next generation of business professionals."

Concurrent sessions include selected topics below:

  • Project Based Learning
  • Wikis and Blogs
  • Integration of Soft Skills
  • Podcasting
  • Digital Photography
  • Ethics
  • Career Clusters
  • Business Finance
  • Technology in Grading and Assessment
  • Business Communications
  • Online Academic Integrity
  • Diversity in the Classroom
  • Accounting Forensics

The title link to this blog entry will lead to the Association's website for further details.