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.


Rising Above the Obstacles
Keynote
Presenter: Barrington Irving
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Session A: 9:40-10:30 a.m.


Addressing the STEM Dilemma - An Elementary School Approach

Presenter: Barrington Irving
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Hands On Engineering Design for YOUR Elementary Classroom
Presenter: Angela McMurry
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How STEM Inquiry Activities Can Be Used Across the Curriculum
Presenter: Benjamin McCombs
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Code.org:  Bringing Computer Science to Every Child
Presenter: Ann Puckett
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STEM Care Instructions - Turn Inside Out
Presenter: Meg Draeger
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STEM at the High School Level:  Realistic Methods of Engaging Secondary Learners
Presenter: Carly Monfort
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Session B: 10:40-11:30 a.m.


Addressing the STEM Dilemma - A Middle & High School Approach

Presenter: Barrington Irving
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"Mom!  I Can't be Sick...it's a STEM Day!" - Part 1
Presenters: Dee Van Brackel & Betsy Chadd
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STEM Growth:  The Administrator Role
Presenter: Amy Anyanwu
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Science Saturdays - A Science Experiment in the Making
Presenters: Kevin Cornell 
& Jeanette McNally
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Session C: 12:40-1:30 p.m.


Bridging the School & Industry Gap:  A Moderated Panel of STEM Professionals
Presenters: Moderator, Liz Wolfe-Eberly & Panelists
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Hands-On Introduction to the Engineering Design Process and STEM Education Quality Framework
Presenters: Laura Drager & Kim Lykens 
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Ohana Sk8 Factory 
Presenters: Lettye Burgtorf, Mike Sturdivant, Collin Reeves
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Animate This!
Presenters: Nicole Bauas & Christie Ruschau
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"Mom!  I Can't be Sick...it's a STEM Day!"—Part 2
Presenters: Dee Van Brackel & Betsy Chadd
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More Than Just Content - Meeting Cognitive Demands with STEM
Presenter: Benjamin McCombs
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Session D: 1:40-2:30 p.m.


Making Career Exploration Work
Presenters: Arch Grieve & Robin Fisher
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Journey Outside the Classroom with Google Tour Builder; Learn Assessment Techniques to Support the Adventure! - BYOD
Presenter: Caryn Kelley
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Techniques to Promote STEM Literacy
Presenters: Bern Schwieterman & Jay Borchers
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Training an Online Generation of STEM Educators
Presenter: Dr. Jim Rowley
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Session E: 2:40-3:30 p.m.


What it Takes to Build a 21st Century Workforce
Presenter: Emily Frake
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STEM Day in the Park
Presenter: Kathleen Bledsoe
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Integrating Technical Writing for Student Success
Presenter: Angela McMurry
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Engaging Early Learners in STEM
Presenter: Kristina Dobberstein
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PBS LearningMedia:
Enhance STEM Education through Digital Media

Presenter: Kevin Cornell
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Closing Session: 3:40-4:00 p.m.




Presenters:
Shannon Cox & Kevin Cornell
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.