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STEM Smart: Lessons Learned from Successful Schools

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
San Francisco, CA
February 01, 2016

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8:30am 9:00am

Registration and Informal Networking (Coffee served)
Location: Grand Ballroom, Third Floor

9:00am 9:30am

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Location: Grand Ballroom, Third Floor

  • Barbara Brauner Berns, Senior Project Director, Education Development Center, Inc.
  • Evan Heit, Director, Division of Research on Learning, Directorate for Education and Human Resources, National Science Foundation 
  • Trish Williams, Member, California State Board of Education | View Presentation
9:30am 10:30am

Implications of the Three-Dimension Vision of the NGSS
Location: Grand Ballroom, Third Floor

10:30am 10:45am

Break

10:45am 12:00pm

Instructional Materials and Successful STEM Education—Morning Breakout Sessions

12:00pm 12:15pm

Break

12:15pm 12:45pm

Networking Lunch (Lunch served)
Location: Foyer, Third Floor

12:45pm 1:45pm

Lessons Learned from Early NGSS Implementation
Location: Grand Ballroom, Third Floor

  • David Campbell, National Science Foundation (Introductions)
  • Steven Schneider, WestEd (Moderator)
  • Kirk Brown, San Joaquin County Office of Education
  • Kathy DiRanna, WestEd
  • Maria Chiara Simani, CA Science Project
  • Craig Strang, Lawrence Hall of Science
1:45pm 2:00pm

Break

2:00pm 3:15pm

Instructional Materials and Successful STEM Education —Afternoon Breakout Sessions

3:15pm 3:30pm

Break

3:30pm 3:45pm

Closing Remarks
Location: Grand Ballroom, Third Floor