STEM Best practices.

June 21, 2016 | Salt Lake Community College | Miller Campus

9750 South 300 West, Sandy, Utah


Learn.

This is an opportunity to learn about STEM Best Practices from Utah community experts and leaders in our K-12 STEM community. The conference will highlight projects from across the state where communities are experiencing success with STEM learning.

The conference will also announce new opportunities for engaging with the STEM Action Center and provide an opportunity for networking to form new partnerships with other STEM stakeholders.

Contact Us

Register.

Registration for the STEM Best Practices Conference filled up much quicker than we anticipated. We’re so excited that there are so many who want to contribute and learn more about STEM in Utah! If you would still like to register for this event, we are offering a waiting list that will more than likely guarantee you a seat at the event. Please email STEM@utah.gov if you would like to have your name added to the list and we’ll be in touch with you soon!


Schedule.

Salt Lake Community College, Miller Campus
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

 

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Registration/Breakfast Ballroom
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  

Welcoming/Acknowledgments:
Dr. Tamara Goetz
Executive Director
Utah STEM Action Center

 

Keynote:
Sam Stier
Founding Director
Center for Learning With Nature

 

Ballroom
10:00 a.m. to 10:05 a.m. BREAK
 

10:05 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 

Breakout Sessions 1

Educators Strand: STEM Action Center Opportunities  MPDC 213
Administrators Strand: STEM Elementary Schools  MPDC 209
Industry Strand: Skills and Career Path   MFEC 223
Informal/Community: Power of Authentic Experience  MFEC Hallway
Higher Education Strand: Grand Challenge MPDC 224
STEM Innovation Hub 110 Vendor Hall
11:00 a.m. to 11:05 a.m. BREAK
 

11:05 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

 

Breakout Sessions 2

Educators Strand: STEM Action Center Opportunities  MPDC 213
Administrators Strand: STEM Secondary Schools  MPDC 209
Industry Strand: Skills and Career Paths MFEC 223
Informal/Community: Power of Authentic Experience  MFEC Hallway
Higher Education Strand: Poster Session: Elementary  MPDC 224
STEM Innovation Hub  110 Vendor Hall
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch/Networking Ballroom
1:30 p.m. to 1:35 p.m.  BREAK
1:35 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions 3
Educators Strand: STEM Literature   MPDC 213
Administrators Strand: Supporting Teachers with STEM PD in Your Community as a Leader  MPDC 209
Industry: Industry in the Classroom  MFEC 223
 Informal/Community: After School MPDC 220
 Higher Education Strand: Grand Challenge  MPDC 224
STEM Innovation Hub  110 Vendor Hall
2:30 p.m. to 2:35 a.m. BREAK
2:35 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Breakout Sessions 4
Educators Strand: STEMatch  MPDC 213
Administrators Strand: STEM Initiatives in Utah MPDC 209
Industry Strand: Taking the Classroom into Industry  MFEC 233
Informal/Community: Why hold a STEM Event at Your School? MPDC 220
Higher Education Strand: Poster Session: Secondary  Cancelled
STEM Innovation Hub  110 Vendor Hall
3:30 p.m. to 3:35 p.m.  BREAK
3:35 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Breakout Sessions 5
Educators Strand: Problem Based Learning  MPDC 213
Administrators Strand: CS and IT   MPDC 209
Industry Strand: Industry to Industry  MFEC 223
Informal/Community: Outreach to Underrepresented Communities   MPDC 220
Higher Education Strand: Grand Challenge MPDC 224
STEM Innovation Hub  110 Vendor Hall

Contact Us.

Feel free to email us, phone us, smoke signal us, carrier pigeon us, or visit us. You can find us using our nifty map (just scroll down a bit).

  • jmoynihan@utah.gov

  • (801) 598-1972

  • 60 E. South Temple, Suite 850
    Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Location.

Let’s meet up and discuss STEM Best Practices.

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