The Texas Computer Educators Association's 25th annual convention began Wednesday morning with a frenetic talk from motivational speaker Ron Clark. Clark, winner of the 2001 Disney Teacher of the Year award and many other honors, including Oprah Winfrey's first-ever "Phenomenal Man" award, told a standing-room only auditorium in the Austin Convention Center his stories of working with problem children in North Carolina, Harlem, and around the world.

Clark, a man with a passion for travel and adventure, told educators that "his greatest adventures happened right within the four walls of the classroom." ...

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