WEDNESDAY

October 3

12:00PM to 7:00PM

Congaree Pre-Function B

Registration and Check-In

1:30PM to 2:20PM

Congaree B

OPENING SESSION

Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education

South Carolina Department of Education, SC

Dr. Stephen Hefner, MSA’s 2018 Magnet Superintendent of the Year

2:20PM

Congaree B

PM Refresh

2:30PM to 3:40PM


BREAKOUT SESSIONS

3:40PM

Congaree B

PM Refresh

3:50PM to 4:40PM


SCHOOL-SITE VISITS: PREPARATION WORKSHOPS

4:50PM to 5:30PM


MAGNET "SHARK TANK"

Don't miss your chance to be a SHARK!

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HEALTHY HANDS COOKING wants to help take a bite out of childhood obesity and make good food FUN again! The HHC Kids Club is a wellness education program combining movement, nutrition, healthy cooking skills, S.T.E.A.M learning, and homework time. Their research-based lesson plans are used by schools and organizations to run cooking clubs, summer camps, in-classroom learning, and afterschool programs. Stop by their booth to test your fruit and veggie knowledge at their Produce Petting zoo, or guess the fresh veggies growing in their indoor vertical garden. See what’s cookin’ at https://www.healthyhandscooking.com/schools.

The perfect introduction to computer programming! PROGATE offers a fully equipped coding environment for beginners so students can start coding right in their browser without needing to install any software. Lessons are available in multiple programming languages, along with a dashboard for teachers to monitor their progress. Students of all levels advance independently with the Hints feature, by reviewing the exercise answers and testing their code with the auto-judge system. Start coding now at https://progate.com/.

4:50PM to 7:00PM

Congaree B

NETWORKING RECEPTION