Dr. Regina Giraldo-Garcia and doctoral candidates Mamta Roy and Hatem Alotebi presented papers at the E-Learn 2014 -- World Conference on E-Learning in New Orleans, Oct. 27-30. Giraldo-Garcia and Roy presented a paper titled Empowering minority students through mentorship and technology The two of them joined Alotebi to present yet another paper – Examining the use of blended learning to enhance students’ critical thinking skills.
Giraldo-Garcia teaches Educational Research in the Dept. of Curriculum and Foundations. In addition, Roy presented a paper she co-wrote titled Online Learning and the Gifted Student. It was written with Dr. Daniel L. Winkler, coordinator for the Gifted and Talented Program in Curriculum and Foundations.