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2018 Sarah D. Barder Conference

Friday, February 23, 2018

4 - 5:30 p.m.

New Fellows Salon

6 - 7 p.m. 

Reception

7 - 9:15 p.m. 

Dinner
Welcome by Dr. Elaine Hansen
, Executive Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

- Keynote Address by Elizabeth D. Jones, President & Co-Founder of the Institute for Educational Advancement
- Introduction of New Fellows
- Veteran Fellow Self-Introductions


Saturday, February 24, 2018

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast

8:30 - 10 a.m.

Conference Session I: Presence in the Classroom
Presented by Erica Sibinga

10 - 10:20 a.m.

Break

10:20 - 11:50 a.m.

Conference Session II: Whole Digital Child, Whole Digital Teacher? Learning in the Age of Attention Extraction
Presented by Abbe Blum

11:50 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

Lunch

1 - 2:30 p.m. 

Conference Session III: Happy Teacher Revolution: Supporting the Mental Health and Wellness of Educators
Presented by Danna Thomas

2:50 - 4 p.m.

Conference Session IV: Panel Discussion
Abbe Blum, Erica Sibinga, Danna Thomas

Moderated by: Amy Shelton, Director of Research at the Center for Talented Youth and Associate Dean for Research at the Johns Hopkins School of Education

4 p.m.

Closing