Book Study

Martians in the Classroom Online Book Study

Program Details

The Martians in Your Classroom reveals the urgent need for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and career and technical education (CTE) in every learning space.

Join us for lively online discussions as we delve deeper into ways you can prepare your students for the future. Interact with educators from around the state as you discuss how to stimulate young people through the study of space science. The authors will join the online conversation and share about the important roles educators, business and political leaders play in advancing STEM in schools.

Dates: January 21 through March 1, 2019

Location: MathScience Innovation Center via Google Classroom

Requirements:  Access to Google┬« Classroom (participants must have or create their own Gmail account.) An access code will be sent to your email address after you complete registration.

Benefits:

  • Receive 30 relicensure points
  • Build the capacity in your classroom for improved student access and engagement in deeper learning
  • Enjoy reflecting on your own teaching practice
  • Discover ways to bring your vision for your classroom to reality
  • Enjoy networking and idea-sharing with colleagues

Cost:

  • Free to full consortium member school divisions
  • Participants from institutional member school divisions are eligible to participate on a space-available basis for a fee of $75.00.
  • All other participants may attend on a space-available basis for a fee of $150.00.

 

 

STEM by Design Online Book Study

Program Details

Interested in enhancing your knowledge of STEM education and how to implement strategies in your classroom, school or division? STEM by Design will introduce you to best practices when creating and adapting learning strategies and activities for the STEM classroom. Through our reading and online collaboration and exploration, you will discover the power of STEM to deepen student engagement and understanding of core concepts.

Dates: February 11 through March 22, 2019

Location: MathScience Innovation Center via Google Classroom

Requirements:  Access to Google┬« Classroom (participants must have or create their own Gmail account.) An access code will be sent to your email address after you complete registration.

Benefits:

  • Receive 30 relicensure points
  • Build the capacity in your classroom for improved student access and engagement in deeper learning
  • Enjoy reflecting on your own teaching practice
  • Discover ways to bring your vision for your classroom to reality
  • Enjoy networking and idea-sharing with colleagues

Cost:

  • Free to full consortium member school divisions
  • Participants from institutional member school divisions are eligible to participate on a space-available basis for a fee of $75.00.
  • All other participants may attend on a space-available basis for a fee of $150.00.
 

For registration information, contact Tawana Gilyard at (804) 343-6525 ext. 80221. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For program information, contact Crystal Clark (804) 343-6525 ext. 80251. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.