Food Safety DevelopmentFor Early Childhood Educators USDA Grant Project Alabama State University Dr. Huey-Ling Lin, Project Director
Opening Session Demetrius Bass Mistress of Ceremonies
Agenda Friday, February 20, 2004 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Registration 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Welcoming Remarks/Presentations 3:00 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. Break 3:10 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker Dr. Jeff Gorrell 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Getting to Know Your Team 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Break 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Dinner Saturday, February 21, 2004 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Content Experts Presentations 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Open Discussions/Action Plan
Introductions • Name • Agency • Expectation
Dr. Huey-Ling Lin Project Director & Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education Alabama State University
Dr. Tina Vazin Parent Specialist & Interim Chairperson Department of Foundations and Psychology Alabama State University
Dr. Jim Flaitz External Evaluator & Professor College of Education University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Dr. Pete Macchia Technical Manager & Associate Professor of Instructional Technology Alabama State University
Ernest Cox Assistant Project Director & Retired Air Force Colonel
Demetrius Bass Budget Manager & Bank Examiner
Payment of Content Experts • Signed and dated consulting agreement • W-9: Legal name and SSN • Participation in workgroup activities 4-6 weeks after meeting
Reimbursement for Travel Expenses • Read instructions carefully • Attach original receipts • Keep a copy for yourself • Explain collective totals
IMPORTANT:Mailing Address For Reimbursement Form Dr. Huey-Ling Lin 217 Councill Hall Alabama State University 915 South Jackson Street Montgomery, AL 36101-0271
Your Role • Objectives • Expected outcomes • Things to think about • Individual expectations
Objectives • To determine the content of the training • To develop a curriculum based on training needs • To develop innovative materials to implement the curriculum
What’s Expected of You! • Match experts and tasks • Who would be best at what task? • PRIORTIZE!!! • What things are most important? • How do these things fit into our timetable? • Create a work plan • How can we best use our assets to achieve goals and stay on our timetable?
Questions to Ask Yourself • Do I have enough information to make an informed decision? • What else do I need to make a decision? • Who else needs to be involved? • Was the meeting productive? • What can we do to be more effective? Evaluation Forms & Feedback!!!
Expected Outcomes of the Workgroup Meeting • Understand the goals of the project • Understand how each member can be an asset to the project • Generate a “Teaching-the-Other” training module action plan • Learn how to continue work through open dialogue, online communication, and collaboration
Dr. Jeff Gorrell Keynote Speaker & Dean of the Graduate School of Education George Mason University
Team-Building Activity Meet and Greet!
Close of Session I • Dinner will be held tonight from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm. • Breakfast will be held in the morning from 8:00 am until 8:50 am. • Sessions open in the 9:00 am. • Presenters will be chosen randomly, so be here on time and be ready to present.