[xmca] Fwd: Call for Proposals, 4th Annual Civic Education Conference, Deadline 11/1. www.civicedconf.org

From: Peter Smagorinsky (smago@uga.edu)
Date: Sun Oct 09 2005 - 12:18:53 PDT


>From: "Civic Education" <info@conference-info.net>
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>4th International Conference on Civic Education: Research and Practice
>http://www.civicedconf.org/civiced.html
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>Jan. 19-21 (Thur-Sat), 2006 Hilton Orlando/Altamonte, Florida
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>Proposal Submission Deadline is 11/1/2005!
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>If you get the following error message when you submit the proposal:
>"FrontPage Error. User: please report details to this site's webmaster.
>Webmaster: please see the server's application event log for more details"
>you may ignore it.
>Centre for Policy and Practice
>International Conference on Civic Education
>Previous Conferences
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>Sponsored by the Centre for Policy and Practice
>900 E. Seventh St., #202
>Bloomington, IN 47405
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>About the Conference. For a country to flourish and grow, and for a
>democracy to sustain liberty and justice, the next generation of citizens
>must acquire the civic skills, abilities and commitments to govern.
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>This interdisciplinary conference will draw together researchers and
>practitioners, including:
> * K-12 educators and counselors,
> * University faculty and researchers,
> * State coordinators, policy makers and evaluators,
> * School and University administrators,
> * Staff from youth-serving community based organizations.
>This would include work on:
> * service-learning,
> * moral education,
> * character education,
> * democratic education,
> * violence prevention,
> * substance abuse prevention.
>Orlando, Florida. Orlando, is one of the top travel destinations in the
>United States. The weather is great (well except for summer which can be a
>bit warm), and with Disney and the many theme parks, it is the top
>destination for vacationing families. However Orlando has more than Mickey
>Mouse; the city is a short drive from the beach and there are is now a
>vibrant nightlife. From Sun to Golf to Blues to the chance of seeing a
>NASA launch an hour away, Orlando is a perfect place to meet.
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>Hilton Hotel. Conveniently located in the upscale Altamonte Springs area
>the Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs hotel is easily accessible from all
>major highways and is right off of Interstate 4. The Disney World theme
>parks are within 45 minutes and Sea World and Universal Studios are only
>20 minutes away. Guest rooms have been renovated and are well appointed
>with high speed internet access, dual line phone with data port and
>personalized voice mail, oversized desks with ergonomic chairs. Executive
>Level guest have access to an exclusive bi-level club lounge which serves
>complimentary continental breakfast, and evening hors d'oeuvres, honor bar
>and fresh baked cookies and milk every night. When work is done, enjoy the
>outdoor heated pool, whirlpool, fitness center, complimentary admission to
>Gold's Gym. Call 1-407-830-1985 for reservations. 350 North Lake Blvd,
>Altamonte Springs, Florida 32701.
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>The Centre for Policy and Practice is an independent organization that
>supports research and its application to real world questions. The
>Director of the Centre is William Morgan. Though a Political Scientist by
>training, Will has run several civic education programs and conducts
>research on the impacts of civic education. Will received the Points of
>Light Award from the Points of Light Foundation, and was also recognized
>by the Fund for Social Entrepreneurs at Youth Serve America. Most
>recently, he was named a Fellow at the John Glenn Institute for his
>research on service-learning.
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>Proposal Deadline. The deadline to submit a proposal is 11/1/05. If you
>submit a proposal early, we should be able to notify you about whether it
>has been accepted early as well.
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>If you get the following error message when you submit the proposal:
>"FrontPage Error. User: please report details to this site's webmaster.
>Webmaster: please see the server's application event log for more details"
>you may ignore it.
> Proposals, Advertising, and Receptions/Meetings
>Tamara Speelmon
> Conference Manager conf@civicedconf.org
> Co-Sponsorship Opportunities, Web Page
>William Morgan, Ph.D.
> Director admin@civicedconf.org
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>Links and Information
> * Submit proposal to present research paper;
> * Offer to be Chair or Discussant for Research Panel;
> * Submit Proposal to Present Workshop for Practitioners;
> * Instructions about submitting a Panel;
> * Travel Info;
> * Register to win a trip to attend the conference;
> * Conference Registration Form - PDF, RTF
> * What to do in Orlando;
> * Advertising and Exhibiting info and form
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