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STEM Ed Announcement: Fall 2013 STEM Tuesday Seminars

This is a UMass STEM Education Institute program.
 Contact information is below.
 UMass STEM Ed Institute Presents: Fall  2013 STEM Tuesday Seminars
 STEM seminars are held at 4PM on the first and third Tuesdays of each month
 during the academic year in Hasbrouck 138. Everyone is welcome; no
 reservations are needed, and there is no charge. Parking is available in the
 Campus Center Garage. This fall the lineup includes:
 September 17
 Rick Adrion
 Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst
 "Reforming K20 Computer Science Education in Massachusetts: Issues, Options,
 and Challenges"
 October 1
 Don Blair
 Graduate Student, Physics, Umass
 "Citizen Science/Easy Lab activities"
 October 15
 Dave Hart, Center for Educational Software Development,Umass;  Florence
 Sullivan, Department of Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies, School of
 Education, UMass, 
 "Cross-referencing to co-construct knowledge about global heat transfer in
 an online learning environment: Learning with multiple visualizations."
 November 5
 Joyce Plotkin
 Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Governor's
 STEM Advisory Council, and Founder & CEO of the DIGITS Project
 "STEM in Massachusetts:  A Decade of Progress"
 November 19
 Kathy Aidala
 Physics Professor, Department Chair, Mount Holyoke College
 "Why Aren't More Women in Science?"
 December 3
 Stephen Schneider
 Professor, Department Head, Astronomy, UMass
 "S2TLC: Supporting STEM Teaching and Learning through Communities"
 For more details on each seminar see:

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