STEM ACT Conference
Goals of STEM-ACT Conference
The conference will focus on alternative certification programs for the preparation of science teachers. The overall purpose of the conference is to identify key features and issues relating to the alternative certification of science teachers as a basis for developing a more systematic approach to the study of these efforts. The conference will provide an opportunity to bring together experts from around the country to engage in a constructive dialogue about the current state of knowledge regarding the impact and effectiveness of alternative teacher certification in science. This conference will have four primary foci.