I wanted to share some great STEM opportunities which are currently available to you and your students. Check these out!
Siemens STEM Connect Webinar
TWO EVENTS – LIVE FROM THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL TELESCOPE!
Presented by Jeffrey Hall,
Director, The Rotunda at Lowell Observatory
A BEHIND THE SCENES LOOK AT THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL TELESCOPE
February 26 2013 at 1:00pm EST
Bring your students on an exclusive tour behind the $53 million facility that encapsulates the 4.3 meter Discovery Channel Telescope (DCT). Join us to learn more about engineering and architectural challenges of building such an amazing structure, and vote on which part of our Universe we should observe during our live viewing encore presentation at 9pm EST!
So you love the Stars, but it doesn’t fit within your school day? check this out with your Family in the evening!
GAZING THE NIGHTTIME SKY THROUGH THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL TELESCOPE
Encore Presentation at 9:00pm EST For families
Grab a warm cup of hot chocolate, gather ’round, and tune into this live web broadcast of the evening sky. With exclusive access and control of the Discovery Channel Telescope (DCT), Director Jeff Hall and DCT Commissioning Scientist Stephen Levine will navigate the telescope to the top-voted area from the earlier daytime broadcast. Pajamas are optional!
SIEMEN”S STEM WEBINAR ARCHIVES ( lower right corner of page)
If the night time sky is not what you are looking for, you can find other quality archived presentations on the Siemens resource site that may fit your current class topic better. Each archived webinar includes downloadable lesson support. This Resource is a great way to connect your students to the real world scientists of today.
Are you interested in discussing cross-curricular alignment between Science, technology and Mathematics while meeting the expectations of Common Core? Come discuss strategies for integrating technology while meeting curricular needs effectively.
Not sure how to join a google hangout, we will gladly help!