Ashford University Virtual Teaching & Learning Conference to Feature Keynote on Transitioning from the Military into the Civilian Workforce

Virtual conference to be held November 13-15 will have military track

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Maurice D. Wilson, MCPO, USN (Ret), President/Executive Director, National Veterans Transition Services, Inc., will keynote the annual Ashford University Teaching and Learning (TLC) Conference November 13 with "The Socio-Technical Approach to Successfully Transitioning from the Armed Forces into the Workforce."

Maurice D. Wilson, MCPO, USN (Ret), President/Executive Director, National Veterans Transition Services, Inc., will keynote the annual Ashford University Teaching and Learning (TLC) Conference November 13 with “The Socio-Technical Approach to Successfully Transitioning from the Armed Forces into the Workforce.” The virtual conference will be held November 13–15.

The virtual conference, being held November 13–15, is intended to bring together faculty, staff, students, and researchers in a collaborative environment to present and discuss topics related to pedagogical practices, the adult learner, and the use of technology in the online learning environment. Attendees will have their pick of more than 70 events over the three days.

"The twin revolutions in artificial intelligence and the cognitive sciences make it imperative that we reimagine how we design and deliver learning experiences," said Dr. Craig Swenson, President and CEO of Ashford University. "The TLC Conference advances this conversation and guides our scholar-practitioners to extend the boundaries of educational theory and practice."

Dr. Swenson will be one of the featured speakers at the conference, along with Wilson; Dr. Jeff Borden, Executive Director for Inter-Connected Education and Chief Academic Officer, Ucroo Digital Campus; and Andrew McCann, Founder, 11trees.

The Ashford TLC is organized by Ashford's Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. For more information on the conference and to register, visit www.ashfordtlc.com.

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