Under Secretary Martha Kanter will deliver remarks and participate in a conversation with Santa Fe President Jackson Sasser, faculty and staff, on the subject "Technology Democratizes Higher Education" at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 20, in Gainesville, Fla.
The remarks and discussion will focus on the state of community colleges in the United States and these topic areas: MOOCs (massive open online courses), flip classes, advanced learning tools, open source learning and internationalizing a college.
A public state college in Florida, Santa Fe College enrolls close to 30,000 students annually in degree-seeking, enrichment, continuing education and workforce training programs on its eight campuses. It offers numerous 2-and 4-year degree and certificate programs and sends more transfer students to the University of Florida than any other college in the system.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter
Remarks and discussion on the topic “Technology Democratizes Higher Education”
9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013
Fine Arts Hall
3000 NW 83rd Street