Boosting Girls' Interest in Engineering with PBS' Design Squad Nation
Who: Girl Scout Adults
When: September 15, 2012, 8:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: The United States Patent & Trademark Office
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Looking to spark girls' interest in engineering? Are you curious to learn how PBS' Design Squad Nation can help? Join us for a day-long training where you will:
- learn techniques for engaging young women in engineering.
- participate in hands-on activities
- watch engaging videos that profile young engineers in action and that motivate kids to build and create.
- experience how online multimedia and activity
- resources can be combined to maximize kids' engagement.
- hear original research on engineering messaging that works for girls
- network with others from companies, not-for-profits, K-12+ educators, informal educators, and others working to advance girls in STEM fields, and
- plan programs to boost girls' interest in STEM.
Fees: The training is free of charge and will occur from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Coffee and lunch will be provided.
For more information and to register click here.
Space is limited so register today.
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