SciGirls STEM training hosted by Girl Scouts of West Central Florida

Public event
Date: 
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Time Zone: 
Atlantic
Location: 
Camp Wai Lani
500 Wai Lani Rd
Palm Harbor, FL FL 34683
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 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

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