Georgia Virtual Learning

Professional Learning Symposium Summer 2014 #SPLS14

Summer PLS: "Progressive Tools and Instructional Practices for Online and Blended Learning"

Georgia Virtual Learning proudly presents the Summer 2014 Professional Learning Symposium, Athens, Georgia, June 19th and 20th.

The event highlights innovative instructional practices, progressive tools, and collaborative, interactive sessions focusing on best practices in online learning. Please join Georgia Virtual School faculty and staff at The Classic Center.

  • Online and Blended Learning
  • Data Analysis
  • Web 2.0 Tools
  • Best Practices for Online Teaching
  • Leadership and Administration
  • Instructional Technology
  • Content Development

Enjoy, learn, and collaborate! All participants have the opportunity to secure two PLU credits if attending the full, two day symposium. Registration deadline is Friday, May 30th.

Summer 2014, Keynote: Dr. Jason B. Huett

"Dr. Jason B. Huett is the Associate Dean of Online Development and

USG eCore and a tenured Associate Professor of Instructional Technology and

Design at the University of West Georgia (UWG). He is also the 2013 President of the Distance Learning Division of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT). He speaks and presents internationally on a topics concerning online learning, school reform, and the future of education. He has also served as a consultant for several virtual schools, universities, and corporations."

Call for Proposals

Georgia Virtual Learning Summer 2014

"Progressive Tools and Instructional Practices for the Online Learning"


Please submit proposals to present at the Summer PLS via the following link:

Proposals should align with the theme of the Professional Learning Symposium, and the topics may highlight web tools, strategies for instructional delivery in the online classroom, progressive programs, facilitation of state standards, course development, and advancements in virtual learning.

Deadline for submission is April 15, 2014.

Hotel Accommodations

2014 Summer PLS Accommodations

Hilton Garden Inn, Athens, Georgia

Parking: All parking is complimentary for all overnight guests

Rate: $90.00, per night