Shamokin native participates in conference at Oxford University
SHAMOKIN - Carol A. Valanoski, an administrative assistant at Luzerne County Community College (LCCC), Northumberland Regional Center, and an independent researcher, participated in the Oxford Round Table conference at Oxford University, Oxford England.
Valanoski, a Shamokin native, was at Oxford University to do an evaluation study, comparing the English educational system with the American educational system. A paper will be presented at LCCC.
While at the conference, Valanoski interacted with a panel of international scholars, gaining insight into the educational systems around the world. She also met with a member of the British diplomatic service, Roger Martin, deputy high commissioner for the country of Zimbabwe, who himself is a product of the English educational system and an Oxford University graduate.