Middle School

Encouraging Diversity, Inclusion and Recognizing Bias and How it Shapes the STEM Curriculum

In this workshop join educators Jenny Shen and Caroline Doherty for a discussion on how to recognize implicit bias and use it as a lens to frame STEM teaching practices.

Assessment Out Loud!: Assessment Strategies for STEM Teachers

In this workshop, we will experience and discuss strategies for increasing student engagement in several common problem areas: homework, exit tickets/feedback, and student-led discussions.

Investigative Science Learning Environments: Exploring NGSS-aligned Approaches to Teaching Physics

This workshop will explore the ISLE Approach of instruction in the STEM classroom and how to create an environment in which students can discover and learn physics for themselves.

Cultivating a Passion for Physics: Everyday Actions for Developing Your Students’ Physics Identity

In this workshop, learn how to help students construct a physics identity where they see themselves as physicists and grow their confidence in understanding its value and application in a variety of STEM fields.

Making Sense of Word Problems in Math Class (Grades 7-12)

This workshop will explore a variety of student-centered approaches to problem-solving in the math classroom.

ELL in STEM: Language Support Strategies for Math and Science Teachers

Come learn some excellent strategies to incorporate in your science course that will be sure to help reach and meet your ELL students’ needs.