Hosted by The Connecticut Science Center
Conference: Monday, October 7th
Optional Site Visit: Tuesday, October 8th
A conference designed for school teachers, college faculty, administrators, and counselors set in a dynamic STEM venue.
Specific strands include:
- The Future Starts Now: Elementary STEM
- The Future is Here: Secondary STEM
- Expanding Career Potential: School Counselors and STEM
- Informed Practice: Using Research and Assessment in STEM
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Suzanne Chapin
Dr. Suzanne Chapin is a professor of mathematics education at Boston University and senior author of Math Matters: Understanding the Math You Teach and Classroom Discussions: Using Math Talk To Help Students Learn. Her work on the Mentoring Mathematical Minds series has won “best curriculum” awards from the National Association of Gifted Children.
“The 2012 STEM conference was a culminating learning experience where visionary educators and innovative members of the industry partnered together to showcase the present and future of STEM education in the 21st century."Erin Wilson, teacher, Annie Fisher STEM School, Hartford Public Schools
"As co-founder of a STEM mentoring organization, ManyMentors, the 2012 STEM Conference was an eye-opener for me. I learned about many exciting programs and activities being developed around STEM education, and expanded my network..."Keshia Ashe, chemical engineering student in the Institute for Regenerative Engineering (IRE) UConn Health Center
Conference Schedule - October 7th
8:00 - 9:00am: Registration
9:00 - 10:00am: Session One
10:00 - 10:30am: Break
10:30 - 11:30am: Session Two
11:30 - 12:30pm: Lunch
12:30 - 1:30pm: Session Three
1:30 - 1:45pm: Break
1:45 - 2:45pm: Session Four
For detailed information on session offerings, CLICK HERE.
Optional Site Visit - October 8th
Support us by becoming a Sponsor or Exhibitor. CLICK HERE for details.