STEM

STEM Leadership Series: STEM Integration Quality Case Studies

By myralopez on October 14, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. STEM INTEGRATION QUALITY CASE STUDIES January 23  |  8:30 – 11:30...

STEM Leadership Series: Teaching Sustainability Through STEM

By myralopez on October 14, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. TEACHING SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH STEM December 19, 2019 | 8:30 – 11:30am...

STEM Leadership Series: STEM Best Practices

By myralopez on October 11, 2019 in

FREE workshops for educators interested in bringing a stronger STEM mindset and intention to school and classroom practices. Open to school and district administrators, principals, coordinators, coaches, teachers and leaders. STEM BEST PRACTICES IN HIGH-QUALITY CLASSROOMS November 21, 2019 | 8:30...

Blue Skies and Beyond Series: Mechanobiology – When Our Cells Respond to Forces

By myralopez on August 22, 2019 in

Featured Presenter: Amit Pathak, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis. He directs Cellular Mechanobiology Laboratory at WashU, which investigates how cells sense and respond to their mechanical environme...

Volcano Eruptions, Climate Change and Deadly Historic Pandemics

By myralopez on August 22, 2019 in

Featured Presenter: Michael Wysession, Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Executive Director, Teaching Center, Washington University in St. Louis Many of the deadliest pandemics in human history, including plague, flu and cholera, were triggered by rapid changes to the global climate syst...

mySci program spotlighted on educational podcast

By myralopez on April 25, 2019 in Faculty & Staff, mySci, Science, STEM

Rachel Ruggirello, associate director of the Institute for School Partnership and Jeanne Norris, K-8 curriculum coordinator for the ISP, recently joined The Rotten Apples Podcast and talked to host Amy Peach about the innovative mySci program that provides K-8 teachers across the St. Louis region...

STEMpact STEM TQ Summer Institute

By myralopez on April 17, 2019 in

Some 120 local educators are participating in this two week summer institute held at Washington University and various STEM locations throughout the region. The 2019 STEMpact Teacher Quality experience will be a 100-hour, yearlong learning endeavor involving teams of teachers from St. Louis regio...