2018 Conference Schedule

2018 Tampa, FL
Conference Schedule

Conference Booklet

Thursday, May 17, 2018
2:00-6:30 Registration open    
Welcome reception and exhibit hall open


Friday, May 18, 2018

Breakfast Buffet (Breakfast service will end at 8 am)

Late registration

8:00 - 9:15
Welcome and Keynote
Teaching for Learning: Concepts and Strategies that Can be Used in Any Class
Todd Zakrajsek Specialized Knowledge - Basic


Session 1:

Why Are (Aren't) We Teaching This in Introductory Financial Accounting? Carl Warren and Jeff Jefferson
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
Shaping the Learning Experience Utilizing Technology in a Changing Educational Landscape
Markus Ahrens and Cathy Scott
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
9:30-10:20 Best Practices Moving to QuickBooks Online in the Classroom Pat Hartley
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
9:30-10:20 Encouraging Approachability Sylvia Summers and Annalee Rothenberg
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
9:30-10:20 The Big IDEA (Innovate Develop Engage Achieve): Successful Techniques to Better Engage Students
Nicholas Bosco and Scott Giaccone
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
9:30-10:20 Influences of Cultural Characteristics of Minority Students on Academic Choices at a Community College
Anthony Newton
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
9:30-10:20 Keynote Followup: Motivating and Engaging Students. Strategies for Teaching from the Psychology of Learning Todd Zakrajsek Specialized Knowledge - Basic

EY Academic Resource Center (EYARC): Professional of the Future

Catherine Banks
Specialized Knowledge - Basic



Session 2:

Two-Minute Topics in Financial Accounting Fred Phillips
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
Accounting Standards Update Tracie Miller-Nobles, Elizabeth Gordon, and Wendy Tietz
Accounting Technical - Basic
10:40-11:30 Utilizing Learning Communities as a Completion Pathway for Adults Rick Oster and Denise Carr
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:40-11:30 Online or Desktop: Keeping the Focus on Accounting in a Computerized Accounting Course Gayle Williams
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:40-11:30 The Flipped Classroom Christine Goshorn Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:40-11:30 Building Bridges to the Future Crystal Cooke (Moderator), Sidney Askew, Thomas Marsh, Julie Peters
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:40-11:30 Community College to CPA: AICPA's Community College Pilot Program

Claire Jefferies, Jill Mitchell Specialized Knowledge - Basic

Lunch/Scholarship Presentation


Session 3:

Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: Revenue Recognition and Investments John Wild

Accounting Technical - Basic
12:50-1:40 If You Build It, They Will Come...to a Bookkeeping Program Leading to Professional Opportunities and Certification Mike Deschamps
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 Managerial Accounting Applications for Social Enterprises
Bill Jefferson
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 No More "Junk Miles!" Effective Study Skills to Produce Results in Accounting Classes Monica Widdig
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 Teaching Intermediate Accounting in Three Semesters: A Unique Approach
Denise White and Larry Stephens Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 Beyond PowerPoint and You Tube: Create and Post Original Materials for your Online, Hybrid, or Makeup Class
Debby Bloom
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 Panel Discussion: The Cook Prize Winners Tracie Miller-Nobles, Markus Ahrens, and Cathy Scott Specialized Knowledge - Basic
12:50-1:40 Consistent Learning Outcomes Principles Course

Bob Holt, Rob Holt
Specialized Knowledge - Basic


Session 4:

Accounting Can be Fun: Motivating Generation Z Students to Learn Charlene Spiceland and J. David Spiceland
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 Introducing Data Analytics in Introductory Accounting

Wendy Tietz and Tracie Miller-Nobles

Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 Enhancing Student Learning and Engagement Through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

Robyn Barrett and Amy Monson
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 Reducing the Non-Pass Rate in Principles of Accounting I Tim Madeley and Angela Kirkendall Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 Designing Your Online Course Using Quality Matters Julia Frink
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 The Balanced Scorecard: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Bill Tayler
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40Hands-on Learning Strategies Using Free Versions of QuickbooksCarol Yacht and Matt LowenkronSpecialized Knowledge - Basic
1:50-2:40 Integrating Managerial Accounting Concepts and Computations for Student Success

Jeffery Hillard Specialized Knowledge - Basic

2:40-3:10 Refreshment Break 


Session 5:

3:10-4:00 Using Project Based Learning to Engage the Mobile Generation Joe Cooke Specialized Knowledge - Basic
3:10-4:00 The Ever-Changing Big Data Ecosystem: What's Happening Now?
Susan Crosson
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
3:10-4:00 Tax Update Steve Gill
Taxes Technical - Basic
3:10-4:00 Teaching Accounting Beyond Normal Boundaries and Content
Len Heritage
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
3:10-4:00 Repealing the Ban on Gadgets Lisa Banks Specialized Knowledge - Basic
3:10-4:00Creating a Meaningful Online Learning Experience

Frank Hodge
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
3:10-4:00 Intro to Accounting: Instructor Challenges and Strategies

Tracie Miller-Nobles, Wendy Tietz, Betsy Gordon, Mike Deschamps Specialized Knowledge - Basic


Session 6:

Engaging Students in Financial Accounting Courses Wayne Thomas Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00 The Power of Praise in Business and in the Classroom - and How to Do It Right

Connie Belden
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00 Get the Skinny on Learning Lean, aka Keep on Truckin with Kaizen Aron Segal
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00 A Holistic View of Your Accounting Program from 20,000 Feet...It's Not Rocket Science
Richard Mandau
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00 Teaching Accounting to Non-Accounting Students Richard Fleishman
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00 Using Competency-Based Learning Method in Managerial Accounting
Brenda Mattison Specialized Knowledge - Basic
4:10-5:00AICPA Core Competency Framework: Deconstructing the Update

Joann David, Sidney Askey, Tan Taylor Morris, Markus AhrensSpecialized Knowledge - Basic


Saturday, May 19, 2018
7:30-8:30 Continental Breakfast


Session 7:

Improving Student Learning Effectiveness Using an Adapted Version of W. Edwards Deming's Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) Cycle Pete Brewer
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20 Engaging Students in Flipped and Hybrid Introductory Accounting Courses
Jill Mitchell and DeAnna Martin
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20 No Grit, No Pearl! Assist Accounting Students to Reach Their Full Potential
Kristy McAuliffe and Susan Eason
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20 Making Student Connections Utilizing the Pedagogy of Real Talks Randy Paape and Hong Trebesh
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20 Not Using Technology in the Classroom...Seriously!
Stephanie Swaim and Connie Belden Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20 Spreadsheets and Accounting - Together Forever

Donald Frey and William Blix Specialized Knowledge - Basic
8:30-9:20Empower Your Students: Free QuickBooks From Intuit Education

 Nico ValenciaSpecialized Knowledge - Basic


Session 8:

9:30-10:20 Poster Session and Technology Hands On Roundtables

TV Game Shows for the Accounting Classroom

Financial Accounting Boot Camp - Generation Z Meets Its Match

Accounting is STEM

ACCTG 4A Book Camp

Add Quality to Your Accounting Program by Sharing the Lead

The Hand of Accounting

Accounting Students' Participation in IRS VITA Tax Program to Assist Underserved College and Local Community Members

The Impact of Technology Integrated in Accounting Curriculum Taught in The United Arab Emirates

Integrating Soft-Skills into Your Curriculum

Technology Demonstrations:

Effective Integration with your Learning Management System

Make Course Content More Accessible with ALLY, the Accessibility Checking Tool

Must Have Technology Tools for the Next Academic Year

Wendy Tietz

Douglas Woods

Barbara Gonzalez

Monique Kelley

Diann Hammon

Jon Kingsbury

Ran Li and Jondavid Delong

Kentaya Beeler

Paul Wiese

Misty Price

Julie Hansen

Susan Davis

Markus Ahrens and Cathy Scott
Specialized Knowledge - Basic


Session 9:

Just-in-Time Intervention - Creating a Guided Pathway
Kitty O'Donnell
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20 Developing Excellent Accounting Adjuncts Kevin Parker and Anita Leslie
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20 Student Outcomes Assessment: Closing the Loop! Yeah! Idalene Williams Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20 Project-Based Curriculum Using Public Corporations
Jon Kingsbury
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20 Improving Financial Literacy Through the Study of Accounting and Use of Student EngagementChristina Manzo
Specialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20Supplemental Instruction for Student SuccessDelores LoedelSpecialized Knowledge - Basic
10:30-11:20Empower Your Students with QuickBooks Certification
 Todd BaySpecialized Knowledge - Basic

11:30-12:00  Raffles, Rewards, and Wrap-Up


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