Take Flight with the Colorado Collaborative: Building Opportunities for Girls in STEM-Event Full

Public event
Date: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 8:30am - 3:00pm
Time Zone: 
Mountain
$35.00
Location: 
St. Cajetan's Center, Auraria Campus
1190 9th Street 9th St and Lawrence Way, SE of the King Center
Denver, CO 80204
United States
Phone: 303-556-6225

THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY. TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITLIST, PLEASE CONTACT CONNIE HOON AT conniehoon@iCloud.com.

Please join the Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM (COCoSTEM) Kick-Off Conference on Nov. 28, 2012.
COCoSTEM is Colorado's statewide affiliate of the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP), a NSF-funded initiative to advance gender equity in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). COCoSTEM brings together Colorado's girl-serving STEM organizations in order to maximize access to resources, strengthen capacity of girl-serving programs, and use the leverage of a statewide network to create the tipping point for gender equity in STEM.

Don't miss this opportunity to:
* CONNECT with others from around the State interested in building opportunities for girls in STEM.
* LEARN about research-based practices in recruiting and retaining girls in STEM.
* EXPLORE Colorado's STEM education programs, organizations and services.
* SHARE challenges, opportunities and accomplishments.
* DEVELOP tools to strengthen program evaluation.
* NETWORK, COLLABORATE, and HAVE FUN!

Keynote Speaker: Violeta Garcia, STEM Coordinator, Colorado Department of Education

Who Should Attend: K-12 Educators, Counselors and Administrators; College and University Faculty, Staff and Administrators; Informal Science Education Practictioners; Industry and Government Representatives; Parents; and Anyone Interested in Promoting and Supporting Girls in STEM!

A block of hotel rooms have been reserved at a rate of $149/night. Please visit www.SpringHillSuitesDenver.com.

Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM
Event contact
First Name: 
Stacey
Last Name: 
Forsyth