One Voice events are hip, rare events focused on the voices of its attendees, the honored true subject matter experts in education, intentional educators focused on positive change. No keynote speakers guide the philosophy
or set the agenda of any One Voice conference. Rather, all one Voice events are designed as platform upon which educators voices are amplified, joined, and focused on the most significant issues in education as defined by the
attendees themselves. The 2009 One Voice Conferences and Forums at www.elementalethics.com welcome the following types of submissions:
Completed research papers in any of the suggested topic areas or related areas.
Abstracts of completed or proposed research in any of the suggested topic areas or related areas. The abstract for proposed research should include the research objectives, proposed methodology, and a discussion of expected outcomes.
Student Papers, that is, research done by students in any of the suggested topic areas listed below or related areas.
Case studies in any of the suggested topic areas, or related areas. Work-in-progress reports or proposals for future research, incomplete research or ideas for future research in order to generate discussion and feedback in any of the suggested topic areas or related areas.
Reports on issues related to teaching, related to innovative instruction techniques or research related to teaching in any of the suggested topic areas.
Format of Presentations
Paper presentations will be given a 45 minute session. Presenters are asked to organize presentation content with stops at the 15 minute, and 30 minute marks and elicit questions and comments from attendees. It is recommended that final 5 minutes of paper presentations be reserved for a brief, additional Q&A period.
Workshop presentations will be given a 45 minute session. Leaders will provide
background on topic, present an interactive methodology for workshop attendees to follow, facilitate the activity, close and conclude the workshop.
Panel Discussions will provide an opportunity for three or more presenters to speak in am open and conversational setting with conference attendees. Submissions for these 90 minute sessions should include the name, department, affiliation, and email address of each panelist in addition to a description of the presentation and the title page.
Poster sessions will be open for 90 minutes. Poster sessions allow attendees to speak with the presenters on a one-to-one basis. The following supplies will be provided: Easel, Markers, and Flip Chart.
Note: All selected presenters will introduced prior to the beginning of their session.
Submission Guidelines available at www.elementalethics.com