You are all invited the Pepperdine's
Annual Action Research with technology conference.
June 26 and 27, 2012
I have attached the schedule. You are welcome to be our guest in person at Pepperdine
if you happen to be local to the West Los Angeles Graduate School of Education and Psychology campus.
But we want you to participate even from distances. We will use two ways to include you. You can
of the talks.
Our conference features international leaders in action research as keynote speakers...
(attending virtually from England, Canada and Ireland)
Dr. Jack Whitehead, Professor, Liverpool Hope University, UK., Co-author of You and your Action Research, and,
Dr. Carl Bereiter & Dr. Marlene Scardamalia, Institute for Knowledge Innovation & Technology, OISE/University of Toronto Authors
of Surpassing ourselves: An inquiry into the nature and implication of expertise as well as many others. They have developed education
practices around knowledge building and will be discussing knowledge building, expertise and action research with us.
Dr. Alana James- Mentor for Doctoral Students Walden University, Jones
International University and CTU and Co-author
And there will be 22 presentations of action research - 6 with students, 6 with teachers, and 9 with communities, non profits,