SciGirls STEM training hosted by Concordia University Chicago

Public event
Date: 
Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 9:00am - 12:30pm
Time Zone: 
Central
Location: 
Concordia University Chicago
7400 Augusta Str Koehneke Community Center, room 10
River Forest, IL 60305
United States

This workshop is based on the hit PBS series, SciGirlsSciGirls is an Emmy-award winning PBS KIDS television series and website dedicated to changing the way millions of girls think about STEM. All educators and volunteers who work with middle and high school girls are invited to participate in a hands-on, minds-on professional development training. You will practice proven strategies for engaging girls in STEM. Participants attending this workshop will: 

 

• Learn the latest research for exciting and engaging girls (and boys) in STEM
• Experience hands-on STEM activities
• Leave with curriculum that puts a creative twist on teaching STEM
• Learn how to modify activities to engage kids in STEM using the SciGirls Seven
• Discover additional online resources that enhance teaching and learning experiences for all kids

Event contact
First Name: 
Edyta
Last Name: 
Dudek
Email: 
edud@uic.edu
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