B.O.S.S. for Educators
boss educators 2016-04
September 28, 2019
University of Tennessee Libraries

Schedule of the day:

8:00-8:15 am Coffee & Registration 
8:15-8:30 am Welcome & Conference Overview 
8:30-8:45 am Break 
8:45-9:45 am Workshop I 
9:45-10:00 am Break 
10:00-11:00 am Workshop II 
11:00 am -12:00 pm Exhibition 
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch & Keynote Activity

For more information about 2019 Sessions and Presenters, please see HERE. 

The registration form is HERE.

Deadline for registration is Saturday, September, 14 2019. 

Keynote speaker: Ryan Windeknecht is a Senior Lecturer of Philosophy, an Office of Information Technology Faculty Fellow, and a founding member of the Simulations + Gaming + Role-Playing Community of Scholars at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Using game-based learning, Ryan designs tabletop role-playing games to help teach undergraduate philosophy. His current project, World of Philosophers, was created for his Professional Responsibility course and is a hack of the award-winning tabletop role-playing game, Dungeon World, by Sage LaTorra and Adam Koebel. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys playing Dungeons & Dragons, watching Cartoon Network, and oscillating between hope and despair over American politics.

For a sneak peek into this year’s Keynote Activity, see HERE

BIG Orange STEM Saturday for Educators (EduBOSS) is a free professional development opportunity for education professionals in East Tennessee. 

It will take place on Saturday, September 28th 2019 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Registration will be forthcoming.

EduBOSS will include:

  • a free lunch for those who register
  • bags with informational materials
  • prizes and more!

Presented by:

*Partially funded by the UTK Office of Research and Engagement

Please contact Thura Mack at tmack@utk.edu if you have any questions.

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