SciGirls Professional Development Training with Girls Inc. at YWCA Hamilton

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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 8:30am - 4:30pm
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244 Dayton Street
Hamilton, OH 45011
United States

The National Girls Collaborative Project and Girls Inc. at YWCA of Hamilton, Ohio invite all teachers, afterschool program coordinators, outreach coordinators and any educators to a professional development training hosted by 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 FREE hands-on, minds-on Professional Development Training hosted by Girls Inc. at YWCA in Hamilton. 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! Space is limited to 30 participants and registration is required.

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