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TEACHING   LARGE   CLASSES

Saturday, February 17, 2018 • Virginia Tech, Virginia USA

Accommodations

Primary Lodging

The conference will be held at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center.


The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center (website)
901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-8000 or 877-200-3360
Fax: 540-231-0146

A limited number of rooms are available at a special conference rate. The special conference room rates are $101.00 (plus taxes) for a single and $121.00 (plus taxes) for a double occupancy, with a $10.00 charge for each additional person (per day).

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone — 540-231-8000 or 877-200-3360 — please reference the Conference on Teaching Large Classes to receive these special rates.

Please Note: The last day for these special rates is January 17, 2018.


Alternative Lodging

In the event that the primary conference hotel, The Inn at Virginia Tech, is filled, there are three alternative lodging hotels. The Hilton Garden Inn is less than a mile from the conference center. Hyatt Place and Residence Inn Blacksburg are located across the street from The Inn at Virginia Tech.



Hilton Garden Inn (website)
900 Plantation Rd, Blacksburg, Virginia, 24060
Phone: 540-552-5005
Fax: 540-552-5111

The special conference room rate is $105.00 (plus taxes).

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone, 540-552-5005, please reference the Conference on Teaching Large Classes to receive the special rate.

Please Note: The last day for the special rate is January 15, 2018.



Hyatt Place (website)
650 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, Virginia, 24060
Phone: 540-552-7500

The special conference room rate is $119.00 (plus taxes) for a king sized/double room.

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone, 540-552-7500, please reference the CIDER Group to receive these special rates.

Please Note: The last day for the special rate is January 13, 2018.



Residence Inn Blacksburg - University (website)
850 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, Virginia, 24060
Phone: 540-315-7112

The special conference room rate is $109.00 (plus taxes) for a two doubles or a king sized bed.

Please make reservations online using the special reservation link to assure you receive the conference rate. If you make reservations by phone, 540-315-7112, please reference the CIDER Group to receive these special rates.

Please Note: The last day for the special rate is January 13, 2018.


Additional Information

Directions to the Conference Site

The conference center provides directions and here is the conference center mapquest location.

Parking

There is free parking on-site at the conference center.

Green Lodging Facility

The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center is a Virginia Green Lodging Facility and as such, works aggressively to reduce the impact of its activities on the environment. In addition to expected efforts such as multi-stream recycling and high-efficiency water and energy systems, they offer meeting planners options such as bulk water pitchers instead of bottled water, 100% recycled paper products, and reusable dishware and cutlery.

Blacksburg Tourism

The conference center provides a list of nearby attractions as does the Town of Blacksburg.









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