731. QRIS and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education)

Date: Wednesday July 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Grand Salon 22 (1st floor)
Speakers: Maryann Marrapodi, Hispanic Information & Telecommunications Network
Becky Mercatoris, Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning
Sue Polojac, Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children
Susan Woods, The Children’s Center at CalTech

Some of the great innovations of our times are being driven by those who marry their creative and strategic thinking with deep knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.  Hear from early childhood systems innovators in STEM, learning about how one early childhood center has spearheaded a significant professional development network on STEM for early educators, a community wide collaborative partnership to address STEM from early childhood through high school, a media company focusing on reaching the Latino population through a variety of innovative initiatives, and a QRIS administrator who is redesigning the state’s QRIS and will reflect on the role of STEM in the redesign.

Resources: application/pdf icon731QRISSTEMHandout1.pdf
application/pdf icon731QRISSTEMHandout2.pdf
application/pdf icon731QRISSTEMHandout3.pdf