Come visit us in the exhibit hall or join us for one of several sessions at the California Science Education Conference taking place in Palm Springs, October 25-27th. California Science Education Conference is the annual conference of the California Science Teachers’ Association (CSTA). For over 20 years the conference has been providing up-to-the-minute educational programs for California’s science educators.
Shaking Things Up with E-books and iTunes U Courses
Friday, October 25 • 8:00am – 9:00am
Experience earthquakes in a new way! Come learn about two resources for iPads and other iOS devices to engage students and help them learn about seismic phenomena. Grades 6-12
From Climbing Trees to Diving Deep: Careers in Science
Friday, October 25 11:00am – 12:00pm
Scientists do everything from climb trees to SCUBA dive in order to carry out their work. Perk students’ interest in a career in science through an exploration of multimedia resources. Grades 6-13+
Media Making: Bridging Science and the Common Core
Saturday, October 26 8:00am – 9:00am
Discover how media-making projects help students learn science content while also addressing common core standards. Walk away with tools that will assist you in implementing media-making projects into your curriculum. Grades 6-13+
Online Professional Development for Media Making in the Science Classroom
Saturday, October 26 • 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Need help integrating media-making projects into your science program? Explore new online resources to add to your professional development portfolio! Grades 6-13+
Exhibit Hall-Booth #417
Increase your students’ understanding of science with multimedia resource from a trusted source. Learn how to access free videos, interactive graphics, standards-based lessons, e-books and more from KQED and other PBS stations.