Connect to Tech: K12 Outreach Opportunities for Students, Teachers, and Schools

Event Details
Contact

Andrew Partridge
Information and Communications Laboratory
Georgia Tech Research Institute

andrew.partridge@gtri.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of the list of offerings and feel more equipped to find access points to the programs available at Georgia Tech.

Full Summary: Schools and university collaborations have tremendous potential to benefit teaching and learning in the classroom, particularly in STEM, and Georgia Tech is committed to making a lasting difference through K12 outreach. Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of the list of offerings and feel more equipped to find access points to the programs available at Georgia Tech. This session promises to be fun, engaging and inspiring. RSVP

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Schools and university collaborations have tremendous potential to benefit teaching and learning in the classroom, particularly in STEM, and Georgia Tech is committed to making a lasting difference through K12 outreach. Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of the list of offerings and feel more equipped to find access points to the programs available at Georgia Tech. This session promises to be fun, engaging and inspiring. 

Please RSVP to secure your space!

Presenter: Casey Bethel
Casey Bethel is the 2017 Georgia Teacher of the Year, as well as a passionate educator, accomplished scientist and mentor to students of all ages. Prior to teaching, he earned a Master’s degree in Plant Genetics and conducted experimental research at the Center for Applied Genetic Technologies. 
 
Casey helps coordinate K12 Outreach activities for local schools through The Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing (CEISMC) and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) at Georgia Tech. He offers his insight to connect students with the relevance of their education and inspire higher student engagement and achievement.


Workshop Location
The workshop will be held in the Centergy Building (9th floor, conference room 9104) at 75th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308. Parking will be validated only when you park in the Centergy parking deck.

About Explorers' Guild
This is a free monthly workshop during the school year where educators can experiment with tools and technologies, exchange experiences, and learn from each other. The Explorers' Guild is sponsored by STEM@GTRI, a collaboration of Georgia Tech researchers working with government and industry to support technology-enabled learning in K-12 settings across Georgia.

Please RSVP to secure your space!

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics and Computing (CEISMC), AMP-IT-UP, College of Sciences

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
Casey Bethel, CEISMC, GTRI, Explorers' Guild, K-12 education
Status
  • Created By: Steven Taylor
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 11, 2017 - 1:03pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 11, 2017 - 1:27pm