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Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Social Studies (STEMSS) Institute (STEMSS 2014)

Tempe, Arizona

 

Photo by: C. Davis

The 9-day institute will include:

  • Content information about STEMSS
  • Field experiences to see academic and commercial settings for STEM
  • Exemplary lessons that teach STEMSS and Arizona ELA and Math standards with ELL strategies
  • Lots and lots of networking with other educators

 Goals of the Institute:

  • Create a cadre of teachers trained in STEM and geography skills and concepts as well as in Arizona College and Career Ready (ELA and Math) standards
  • Produce lessons that have been piloted and revised based on classroom feedback
  • Create lessons to improve language acquisition and academic knowledge of ELLs
  • Provide professional development of teachers attending the institute and have these teachers train others in their districts/schools
  • Distribute the institute products through the AzGA website to other teachers in other locations
  • Improve the quality of STEM and geography education in Arizona especially with ELLs

Location

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Contacts

Cathy Davis

Arizona Geographic Alliance

Tempe, Arizona 85287-5302

4809655361

4809655361

 
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