Atlanta Technical College Instructor to present at International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence

Kenneth Swain, Pluming instructor at Atlanta Technical College, has been invited to serve as a presenter at 32nd Annual International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence which will be held in Austin, Texas from May 30-June 2, 2010.  He will facilitate a breakout session entitled Blue Collar Cyberspace. The session will examine how the construction and plumbing industries use technology to enhance academic and training programs.

Swain, a 25 year plumbing veteran, currently uses hybrid, web-enhanced courses to teach plumbing at Atlanta Technical College in Atlanta, Georgia. In addition, he authors a plumbing blog that has garnered an international following.

Swain will also be one of the 10 exemplary Atlanta Technical College faculty members receiving 2010 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Awards of Excellence at the conference.