OSTA Pre-Conference Workshops @ NSTA
Noon - 4pm, Wednesday, November 9th
Lloyd Center Double Tree Hotel, Portland
In conjunction with the 2016 NSTA Portland Area Conference, OSTA is sponsoring and leading a series of Pre-Conference workshops that will provide you with NGSS aligned instructional strategies specific to grade level and/or subject area. 4 PDU's will be provided to participants. Cost: $75
Space is limited, so register today!
Bring your team! Download and complete the group registration form. Send the completed spreadsheet to the registrar at email@example.com. Please include in that email which workshop you are registering for, and your school district purchase order.
Exploring Mountains: Guiding Science Teaching and Learning
November 10-12, 2016 at the Oregon Convention Center
Working with NSTA, OSTA developed conference strands that reflected the best content designed around the areas of greatest need as we work toward implementing the vision of the NRC Framwork for K-12 Science Education and detailed in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
Strands and featured speakers:
Base Camp: Collaborating to Integrate Elementary Science Instruction with Math and ELA
Dr. Carla Zembal-Saul, Penn State University
Co-Creator and facilitator of the NSTA Web Seminars on Teaching NGSS in K-5 Classrooms Series
The View From the Summit: Celebrating Science for All
Deena Pierott, Founder of iUrban Teen
Career focused STEM Education Programs aimed at underrepresented teens ages 13-18
The View From All Angles: Connecting Three-Dimensional Science Instruction
Dr. Phillip Bell, University of Washington
Editor of the STEM Teaching Tools Site
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