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STEM Ed Announcement: MAST Conference Call for Presenters



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 Call for Presenters 
 MAST Conference 
 Enlightening Students, Empowering Teachers
 November 5 - 6 2015, Boxborough, MA
 
 MAST is looking for presenter applications for the fall conference
 November 5 - 6 , 2015 at the Holiday Inn Boxborough. Please consider
 presenting a session and share this with your networks. 
 
 Conference Theme:
 Enlightening Students, Empowering Teachers
 On 20 December 2013, the UN General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed
 2015 as theInternational Year of Light and Light-based Technologies
 (IYL 2015). In proclaiming an International Year focusing on the topic
 of light science and its applications, the UN has recognized the
 importance of raising global awareness about how light-based
 technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to
 global challenges in energy, education, agriculture and health. Light
 plays a vital role in our daily lives and is an imperative
 cross-cutting discipline of science in the 21st century.
 
 
 Conference Themes :
 
 Identifying innovative techniques that you are using to address the new
 standards
 
 Light in Nature
 Engaging diverse learners
 Preparing your students for an evolving job market
 Building Partnerships with informal education institutions
 Sustaining STEM through Career and Technical Education Programs
 Integrating technology into your classroom and lab
 
 Incorporating engineering into the science classroom
 
 Applications to present:
 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1XQy6sUrLqYcAWby1cE7BqIXNf1IjnmjOVsppbPj9lQY/viewform
   
   
   
 Important Dates   
  Follow MAST on Twitter 
 Presenter Applications opens 
 - April 14, 2015
 Presenter Applications DUE 
 - June 30, 2015
 Conference registration opens 
 - June 1, 2015
 Conference 
 - November 5-6, 2015  MAST is now on Twitter! 
 
 Connect with us @MAscienceteach to stay in touch with upcoming events,
 awards and grant opportunities!
 
 We will be using #MAST15 for all 2015 conference-related news and
 updates!
  

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