$100 – $125

Pittsburgh STEMposium

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Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore

260 North Shore Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

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This event is for school and district leaders who want to create a sustainable ecosystem for STEM education. Energize your local initiative.

About this Event

Experience thought-provoking discussions in an event that brings together stakeholders and policy-makers who are passionate about STEM education. Nationally recognized speakers will provide the launching pad to tackle current issues. Immerse yourself in creating a sustainable ecosystem for STEM education.

Speakers Dr. Rodger Bybee and Mr. Peter McLaren have made significant contributions to science education for 40+ years. Their insights, along with breakout sessions with experts, will provide compelling and substantial support for school and district leaders.

LEADERS COMING TOGETHER TO ADVANCE STEM EDUCATION.

Program of Events

Day 1

  • Meeting: 1:30-5:00 pm, Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore Hotel
  • Reception at Carnegie Science Museum: 6:30-7:00 pm
  • Dinner/Program: 7:00-8:30 pm

Agenda*:

  • Keynote with Dr. Bybee: "STEM, Standards, and Reform Strategies"
  • General Session "Ecosystems and Strategic Planning"
  • Breakout Session Rounds 1 and 2 - including "Creating a STEM Instructional Sequence," "Using NGSS STEM Practices," and local STEM success stories.
  • Pre-Dinner Reception at Carnegie Science Museum (access)
  • Dinner with Speakers, VIP Jason Brown - Carnegie Science Center Interim Director, and Local Education Leadership

Day 2

  • Breakfast: 7:00-8:00 am, Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore Hotel
  • Meeting: 8:00-2:30 pm, Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore Hotel

Agenda*:

  • Breakfast and Group Reports
  • Keynote with Dr. Rodger Bybee: "A 2020 Vision for STEM Education"
  • Breakout Session Rounds 3 and 4 - including "21st-Century Skills and a STEM Instructional Sequence," "Strategic Planning to Create a STEM Pathway," and local STEM success stories.
  • Lunch with Speaker (Education Leader)
  • Closing Keynote with Dr. Bybee and Mr. McLaren: "Looking to the Future"
  • Putting It Together - Local STEM Initiative Planning

Travel Arrangements

Host Hotel: Hyatt Place Pittsburgh North Shore

A special rate of $109/night has been secured for STEMposium participants at the Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore, 260 North Shore Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. A special link to book your stay at the discounted rate will be included in the confirmation email and on your ticket. All travel arrangements are the responsibility of the individual participant.

Questions regarding travel arrangements can be emailed to stemposium@acceleratelearning.com.

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Hyatt Place Pittsburgh-North Shore

260 North Shore Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

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