I am very pleased to announce that the CT DEN leadership council will be hosting a live event for the SCICon virtual conference at the Mark Twain House in Hartford on Saturday, January 28, 2012.
DEN SCIcon focuses on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the meaningful and effective integration of digital media content.
General Agenda (all times ET)
Your Attention Please: 10 Ways to Engage Your Students in Science
Inquiring Minds Want to Know: Student Learning through Inquiry-based Instruction
What’s the GIST? Bridging Literacy and Science
The Common Core Connection
Busting the Myths of Project Based Learning in the Science Classroom
The Scientific Method… It’s Not Just For Chapter One Anymore
In addition to a great day of professional development and networking, everyone who joins us will be able to tour the Mark Twain House, one of CT’s historical landmarks. There is a limit of fifty people for this event, so be sure to register early. There is NO CHARGE for you to attend, but you must register. Morning beverages and box lunch will be provided. We will maintain a wait list once we reach the maximum registration. To register for the DEN SCICon, please click here. For information about the Mark Twain House, click here.