STEM Network Meeting - March 22, 2023, 4:00 - 5:15 pm at Lakeview Junior High, DownGrove
Be sure to register and attend this session to connect with other STEM educators and share your STEM journey. The topic for this meeting is STEM Labs, but if time permits, other topics and questions are welcome.
Minecraft Education: Craft, Code, and Learn - March 22, 2023, 3:30 - 4:30 pm (virtual)
Many of your students already love Minecraft. Explore how to leverage Minecraft Education as a learning powerhouse rich with ready-made lessons and built-in collaborative projects. Details and registration.
Technology Coordinators & Coaches Support Group - Tuesday, April 11, 2023; 12:00-3:00 pm
Meetings are geared toward those that work alongside educators and students using technology to support and enhance student learning (technology coordinators, technology and instructional coaches, and lead technology teachers). Register here.
STEM-tastic Teaching Showcase - April 22, 2023 at Elmhurst University
This conference presents and inspires best practices for culturally relevant pedagogy in STEM teaching and learning across all grade levels. Lesson ideas incorporate problem-solving, the arts, questioning, content-area literacy, hands-on activities, visual supports, and collaborative inquiry. PDH's are available for teachers. Use this link for more information.
Summer Research Experience - June 19 - August 11, 2023
Middle-school, high-school, and community-college teachers are eligible to apply and engage in research, develop a network of scientific colleagues, learn scientific and technological developments, and discover ways to transfer this knowledge to their classroom. Participants will be matched with center faculty based on research interests. Applications accepted through March 31, 2023. This opportunity is offered by the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at Northwestern University.