Techbridge Summer Institute 2013
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Friday, August 2, 2013 at 3:00 PM (PDT)
Join us at the Techbridge Summer Institute in Oakland, CA July 31- August 2, 2013. This summer workshop focuses on the development of STEM educators and offers strategies and curriculum for engaging girls in science, technology, and engineering. During this workshop we will explore science, technology and engineering through inquiry-based activities.
Techbridge's experienced staff will guide you through:
- Recruiting and engaging girls in a STEM program
- Training on Techbridge's hands-on curriculum for grades 5-12
- Planning field trips and visits with role models
- Planning family outreach
- Developing STEM facilitation skills
- Integrating career exploration into your programming
Who should come? Teachers, after-school program staff, museum educators, youth development organization leaders, and any others interested in promoting girls in STEM.
Cost: $800 ($1500/2) including a digital copy of the Techbridge hands-on curriculum.
Special Offer: Save $100 when you register 2 people
from your organization!
When & Where
The mission of Techbridge is to empower girls to realize their dreams through science, technology and engineering. Since its founding in 2000, Techbridge has served over 15,000 girls in grades 5-12 through after school programs and partnerships with Girl Scouts and other organizations. Techbridge also helps build STEM capacity by providing trainings and resources to role models, teachers, families, school districts and other partners. Our goal is to change girls' lives, by increasing their choices for the future through consistent, personal support.