SciGirls Professional Development Training at MSU Mankato Session 2

Public event
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
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Minnesota State University, Mankato, Centennial Student Union
228 Wiecking Center
Mankato, MN 56001
United States
Phone: 507-389-1201

What is SciGirls?

SciGirls is an Emmy-award winning PBS KIDS television series and website dedicated to changing the way millions of girls think about STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Local educators are invited to participate in a hands-on, minds-on Professional Development Training hosted by MSU Mankato. We welcome you to practice proven strategies for engaging girls in STEM while building a device to measure wind speed, lighting up a room with dough creatures, and much more!

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.

Everyone benefits from a gender-equitable approach to STEM! 

Please be aware that photos will be taken during this workshop. If you would like to opt out of having your photo taken, please do so during registration. Please also see the attachd photo release form.

The training will be facilitated by Sofia Lindgren Galloway, Community Outreach Programs Coordinator at The Bakken Museum.

Space will open 20 minutes before the trainign begins.

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