Andrews University
 

Event Title / [REQUERIDO] Título del evento

Keynote: Redefining the 100%

Presenter Information / [REQUERIDO] Información del ponente

Larry Blackmer, North American DivisionFollow

Strand / Líneas

Online Education Administration: Trends and Practices / Administración de educación en línea: tendencias y prácticas, Teaching, Learning and Assessment Online: Trends and Practices / Enseñanza aprendizaje y evaluación en línea: tendencias y prácticas, Student Services Online: Trends and Practices / Servicios estudiantiles en línea: tendencias y prácticas

Room Number

Garber Auditorium

Abstract / Resumen

Examine the compelling reasons for pursuing, persisting, and providing Adventist education. Be inspired by a compelling vision to supply Adventist education to all Adventists, using digital tools and pedagogies to make Adventist education accessible to all.

Larry Blackmer is the North American Division Vice President for Education. He has served as a teacher, principal, and boys’ dean at the K-12 level throughout the United States. Larry served as associate superintendent in the Michigan Conference and superintendent of schools in the Idaho Conference. As associate director and then vice president for NAD Education, his duties include secondary education, marketing and technology. When asked for his philosophy on education, Larry said, “I believe strongly in Adventist Christian education! It is our responsibility to help young people grow and develop into well–rounded, healthy, happy, and Christlike adults.”

Start Date

10-10-2017 8:00 AM

End Date

10-10-2017 10:00 AM

 
Oct 10th, 8:00 AM Oct 10th, 10:00 AM

Keynote: Redefining the 100%

Presenting onsite (preferred) / presentación in situ (preferido)

Examine the compelling reasons for pursuing, persisting, and providing Adventist education. Be inspired by a compelling vision to supply Adventist education to all Adventists, using digital tools and pedagogies to make Adventist education accessible to all.

Larry Blackmer is the North American Division Vice President for Education. He has served as a teacher, principal, and boys’ dean at the K-12 level throughout the United States. Larry served as associate superintendent in the Michigan Conference and superintendent of schools in the Idaho Conference. As associate director and then vice president for NAD Education, his duties include secondary education, marketing and technology. When asked for his philosophy on education, Larry said, “I believe strongly in Adventist Christian education! It is our responsibility to help young people grow and develop into well–rounded, healthy, happy, and Christlike adults.”