Dr. Lisa Dieker is a Pegasus Professor and Lockheed Martin Eminent Scholar Chair at the University of Central Florida. She received her undergraduate and master's degree from Eastern Illinois University and her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois. Her primary area of research focuses on collaboration between general and special education with a specific interest in the unique opportunities that exist in for students in urban and rural settings. She also has a passion for how technology and simulators, TeachLivE™, can be used to impact teacher preparation and student learning. As the Lockheed Martin Eminent Scholar, she works collaboratively with outstanding UCF faculty in mathematics and science to Direct the Lockheed Martin/UCF Mathematics and Science Academy. Dr. Dieker has received and managed more than $16 million in grant funding, provided over 100 keynotes, and has produced 5 books and over 60 articles and chapters. She currently serves on numerous editorial review boards and is the past Associate Editor and Editor of three journals. Apopka Community Center519 South Central AveApopka, FL 32704
Monday, July 10, 2017 8:30am - 3:00pm
Cost: $10 - Includes morning refreshments and lunch.
Morning refreshments and Check-In at 8:00.