The MDEC 2018 conference will be held at Lansing Community College West Campus October 18-19, 2018.
MDEC was excited for the Fall 2017 conference, Fostering Self-Regulated Learning with Research-Based Best Practices, held October 12-13, 2017, at the Delta College Planetarium in Bay City, Michigan.
MDEC was pleased to announce that the past conference featured keynote speaker, Daniel T. Willingham, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at the University of Virginia, and best-selling author of Why Don’t Students Like School? If you have not yet had a chance to read Dr. Willingham’s research, please take a moment to peruse it here. You can also find Dr. Willingham on social media here, or you can view some of his YouTube videos such as Learning Styles Don’t Exist, here. Dr. Willingham was appointed by President Obama to serve as a Member of the National Board for Education Sciences, and he is the author of several well-known books on education.