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STEM Ed Announcement: Project Lead The Way STEM Conference
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- Subject: STEM Ed Announcement: Project Lead The Way STEM Conference
- From: "Mort Sternheim" <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 2 Jun 2015 14:35:28 -0400
This is not a UMass program
Contact information is below.
Massachusetts Project Lead The Way STEM Conference
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Wednesday, October 21, 2015
8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
Conference Details and Registration available by late Sept.
Project Lead The Ways world-class, activity-, project-, problem-based
STEM curriculum and high-quality teacher professional development,
combined with an engaged network of partners, help students develop the
skills to succeed in our global economy. PLTWs programs include Launch
for grades K-5; Gateway for grades 6-8; Engineering, Biomedical
Science, and Computer Science for grades 9-12. Over 7,000 schools in
all 50 states offer PLTW programs, including over 60 schools across
Massachusetts. WPI is one of PLTWs 52 affiliate universities and offers
Core Training each summer to prepare educators to teach PLTW courses.
Join us for this professional development conference for school
counselors, curriculum specialists, principals, teachers, district
administrators, and interested business, industry and workforce
development professionals. Come learn about the PLTW Curriculum
Programs that integrate science, technology, engineering, and
mathematics, providing an opportunity for districts to develop a STEM
pathway from kindergarten through grade 12. PLTW programs are aligned
with the Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards. Hear from
teachers, administrators and students at schools with successful
programs. The conference is open to all K-12 schools and other
PLTW programs are endorsed by Change the Equation, the American
Aerospace Industry Association, the American Society for Engineering
Education, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, and others. For more
information about the Project Lead The Way programs, please visit the
PLTW website at www.pltw.org.
Project Lead The Way Program Manager
STEM Education Center at WPI
Senior Director of School Engagement
CT, MA, MD, NJ, NY, RI
Project Lead The Way, Inc.
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