Conference Schedule

Below you will find a listing of sessions that will be offered at The Annual DRSC STEM Conference. Click on the title of the session for the session description and additional information. If you are looking for a session on a specific conference track, consult the key to the right, as each session has been color-coded. Featured speakers and hands-on sessions will be indicated by an icon to the left of the session details.  See individual session descriptions for additional information.

Keynote: 8:40-9:30 a.m.

Presenter: Morley Stone, Ph.D.
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Session A: 9:40-10:30 a.m.

Keynote Follow-Up with the LEGACY Program

Presenter: Justin Earley, Niki Lange & Angel Callahan
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Hands-On Introduction to the Engineering Design Process and STEM Education Quality Frameworkhands on engineering design process 1
Presenters: Laura Drager & Mallory Randall
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Habits of Mind
Presenter: Kurtz Miller
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WeatherSTEM Implemented in STEM Education
Presenter: Andrew Campbell
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A Successful Collaboration for Hosting an Elementary STEAM Day
Presenter: Donna Shaw & Molly Wavra
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Session B: 10:40-11:30 a.m.

Keynote Follow-Up with the WPAFB Educational Outreach Office
Presenter:  Daniel Andrews, Heather Dowty & Angel Callahan
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Enriching STEM Careers
Presenter:  Ben McCombs & Joseph Duncan
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Incorporating STEM in Every Classroom:  A County-Wide K-12 STEM Challenge
Presenter:  Wendi Moorman & Karen Rose
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Session C: 12:40-1:30 p.m.

Successfully Building a 21st Century Workforce
Presenter: Chrysa Theodore
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Keep Calm and STEM On
Presenter: Dee VanBrackel & Betsy Chadd
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Presenter: Megan Federer, PhD & Rori Leath
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Making Lit Fit into STEM
Presenter: Kristina Dobberstein
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Creating a Culture of Deeper Learning in Secondary Classrooms
Presenters: Kim Lykens, Chad Bishop, Elisabeth Simon
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Bringing the Universe to Classrooms
Presenter: Jennifer Patton-Hoang
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Session D: 1:40-2:30 p.m.

STEAM Night for Beginners
Presenter: Justin Cline, Teresa Ewing & Bern Schwieterman
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Presenters: Mallory Randall, Kristina Dobberstein, Sarah Kerlins
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Presenter: Shannon Coblentz & Heidi Steinbrink
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Session E: 2:40-3:30 p.m.

Regional Workforce Development to Create the Next Generation of STEM Workforce
Presenter: Dr. Cassie Barlow & Chad Watchorn
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All Means All, Connecting Students with Disabilities to STEM
Presenter: Kathleen Bledsoe
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Escape the Classroom - BREAKOUT!
Presenter: Jill Weaver & Erica Hamm
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STEM Fellows Southern Style
Presenters: Jamie Cook and Carol Brown
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Super Saturday - Building Communities of STEM Learners
Presenter: Tim Carey & Denise Garrett
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Design Thinking:  Using Critical Thinking Skills to Solve Authentic Real-World Problems
Presenter: Todd Bandow
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Closing Session: 3:40-4:00 p.m.

Shannon Cox & Liz Wolfe-Eberly
Don't miss out on the final session of The Annual DRSC STEM Conference.
Fantastic door prizes will be awarded. 
Must be present to win.