STEM

Black Box Mystery

Led by: Rony Yarden “The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.” Albert Einstein Mysteries have challenged the best minds among scientists, archaeologists, anthropologists, and adventurers since the beginning of time. Mysteries and curiosities have held their grip on human imagination and have contributed to the accomplishments of many great scientists. Since we

Strategies for Teaching Science to ELL Students

Led by: Grisel Cordero and Meg Cassedy-Blum Come learn some excellent strategies to incorporate in your middle school science course that will be sure to help reach and meet your ELL students’ needs. 

Maker Science Forum

Led by Paul Bianchi Are you already integrating or soon to be engaging your students in engineering, robotics, or other related “maker” activities?  Either way you’ll want to attend our Maker Education Forum. 

Enliven Your Science Course With Tech!

Leader: Steve Lewis (Heschel School) Would you like to teach your students some real engineering and computer programming in the context of your science course? Here’s a great way to do it!

Workshop Brainstorm Party

Leader: Mark Schober (Trinity School) Do you have something you’d like to share? Would you like to lead a workshop? Come to this free session to cook up ideas for workshops!

Leveling up Your Labs: Injecting Rigor and Engagement into Classroom Experiments

Leader: Joshua Rutberg (physics teacher, Poly Prep) Participants in this workshop will learn about learning theories and strategies relevant to science classes.