Wiregrass Education Conference Kicks Off Sunday at Troy University

Posted: Thursday, 03 January 2008

DOTHAN – Teachers and school administrators can still register for the Wiregrass Education Conference at Troy University. The two-day workshop, which focuses on “Teaching the Whole Child,” gets underway on the Dothan Campus Sunday, January 6 from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Sessions continue Monday, January 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Troy University chancellor, will open the conference with a keynote address. During breakout sessions, presenters will cover topics including crisis counseling, technology and economics as they relate to educating the whole child.

K-12 educators, who are not already pre-registered, are invited to sign up on Sunday or Monday. A registration table will be located in the Rotunda of the Library-Technology Building.

The Wiregrass Conference on Education is sponsored by the TROY College of Education, the Dothan Campus and the Southeast Region, along with the education honors society Kappa Delta Pi. For more information, e-mail wiregrass@troy.edu or call 334-983-6556, ext. 1-365.