Knox School of Accountancy Seminar

February 19, 2016 - 9:00 am - 1:00pm - Allgood Hall N113

Advancing Accounting Education: pathways Inspired Opportunities 9:00 - 10:00

Susan Crosson, Director of the Center for Advancing Accounting Education, American Accounting Association challenges you to expand your opportunities!

Learning to Learn: The Accounting Vision Model and Accounting Judgments - 10:00 - 11:00 - Gail Hoover King, Purdue University – Calumet

The Pathways Commission introduced the Accounting Vision Model in 2013, a revolutionary new model for describing and teaching accounting as a constructive and proactive force in a prosperous society. How can you integrate it into your teaching? Learn how to understand the model, combine it with the pedagogical concept of "Learning to Learn,” and apply it to Accounting Judgments.

Introduction to Big Data and Analytics in Accounting Courses 11:00 - 12:00

Gail Hoover King, Purdue University – Calumet; Susan Crosson, AAA

The website for AAA members shares many resources including twelve Big Data cases for you to use in your courses. In this session we will introduce a case and explore how you can get started using Big Data in your accounting courses.

Lunch & Learn: Accounting Education’s Emerging Issues 12:00 - 1:00

Gail Hoover King, Purdue University – Calumet; Susan Crosson, AAA

So much is happening: New teaching awards, opportunities for engaging in transformative projects, fun new teaching tools, and innovative pedagogy trends. Pick one new thing to try this year!