American Technical Education Association
April 6 Practical Nursing and Registered Nursing Health Care Profession Going Virtual Best Practice
Call Led by Tiffany Howe
Christi Keffeler, Director of Nursing, Western Dakota Technical Institute, call resource
Call led by
Jodi Kor, Medical Lab Tech Program
Janna Cowling Medical Lab Instructor, resource
Jodi Kor Medical Lab Tech Program Director, Western Dakota Technical Institute
April 7 Phlebotomy Best Practices in Virtual Times
Joelle Boshart Health Information Program Director
Christi Keffeler,Director of Nursing
MSN, RN and MA instructor
April 7 Medical Assisting Best Practices in Virtual Times
Call Leader, Tiffany Howe
"First Call" March 18 Manufacturing Programs
E.J. Daigle, Dean of Robotics, Manufacturing and Machine Tool, Dunwoody College of Technology, Minneapolis MN
Joined in leading the "First Call" in Manufacturing and lead the Second Call, March 20
Dr. Darrel Kessler, Dean Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Joined in leading the "Second Call"
Cait Cramer, Assistant Department Chair, Engineering, Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne Indiana
Calls 3 and 4 March 24 and 26 Amatrol responded to a request for demostration of virtual labs and online learning assessment
Kent Powell, North American Manager, Amatrol
March 23, April 2 and April 9 "Diesel Technology Practices while Teaching Virtually, and Diesel and Automotive Technology Going Virtual"
Nick Goodnight, Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Assistant Department Chair, Diesel and Automotive Technology, Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne, Indiana
March 31 and April 9 "Delivering Construction Management and Construction Trade Instruction Virtually"
Ryan Voorhees, Program Chair, Construction Management and Construction Technology, Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne
Frank Garro HVAC Instructor, Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne
5 Health Profession Calls 9 Topics
Tiffany Howe, stepped up on March 30 to lead and organize 5 Best Practice Calls on specific health care credentialed areas--drawing on her national network of health professionals and faculty and program directors from her institution. Tiffany is a Certified Surgical Technologist.
Western Dakota Technical Institute, Rapid City, South Dakota.
Tiffany Howe, Vice President of Teaching and Learning, Western Dakota Technical Institute, Rapid City, SD
April 1 Surgical Technology Best Practice
Call Led by Tiffany Howe
Co-leader Libby McRae, Yakima Valley Community College, Yakima, Washington
Surgical Tech Program Director, Resource Jade Hollister, ATEA Outstanding Faculty Award Winner 2019
Surgical Tech Faculty, Resource
April 1 Dental Assisting Best Practices in Virtual Times
Call Led by:
Sarah McCormick, Dental Assisting Co-Director, Western Dakota Technical Institute, Rapid City, SD
Pierre Devaux, Senior Sales Manager for North America, South America, and Central America, Solidworks Educational consultant to engineering programs, technical colleges and highschools. Education, Penn State Electrical Engineering and Cornelle MBA
Lead the April 29 CAll on "Modeling Distance Learning #2 SolidWorks"
Mike Leary, Sales Manager, SolidWorks focused on highschools. Background U S Navy 8 years and trained at US Navy Nuclear Programs. Based in Florida
Dassault resource on the April 29 CAll on "Modering Distance Learning #2 SolidWorks"
Florent Salako, Lead Academic Consultative Program Advisor, Waltham MA. Lead the April 22 Call on "Modeling Distance Learning" a comprehensive view of distance learning and simulaton software available for free during the COVID restriciton time.
Jean Phillip Laguarre, Director of Academia for North America, based in California, photo from November 2019 ATEA Region 1 meeting hosted by Dassault Systemes at their Executive Briefing Center, Waltham MA. Arranged the Dassault Systemes Best Practice Calls.
Nick Goodnight, Ph.D. CMAT, CMTT
Asistant Professor/Assistant Department Chair; Statewide Diesel Curriculum Chair
ATEA Outstanding Technical Program Recipient
Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne IN
Director of Technical Programs
Kansas City Kansas Community College
Best Practice Call, "Welding in Virtual Times"
Chris Posey, Welding instructor
Jim Thompson, Chair Welding Dept. Wallace State College, Hanceville AL--Call lead