2010 Summer Institute
- Here are some Photos From The Institute.
- Listen to Segments from the Plenary Discussion Panel.
August 8-11, 2010
STEM – The Future is Now!
Conference Co-Chairs:Frank Sobierajski & Jan Stark
Summer Institute Program
Co-Chairs: Vivian Pokrzyk, Joe Zawicki & Chuck Goodwin
Our STEM Education Summer Institute Panelists included:
Dr. James Baldwin – Superintendent of QUESTAR III BOCES, for Rensselaer, Columbia and parts of Greene counties.
Dr. William Dugger – Senior Fellow for the International Technology and Engineering Education Association.
Mr. Robert Hazen – Past President for the Association of Math Teachers in N.Y.S. and also serves as the N.Y.S. STEM Education Collaborative Webmaster and AMTNYS MST/STEM Liaison.
Dr. Can Isik– Senior Associate Dean for Syracuse University’s Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department.
Dr. Michael Jabot – Professor of Science Education at State University of New York at Fredonia, and serves as Director of the Institute for Research in Science Teaching and the GEMS (Great Explorations in Math and Science) Center at SUNY Fredonia
Mr. Frank Roma, PE – President of the N.Y.S. Society of Professional Engineers – Broome Chapter and serves as the NYS STEM Education Collaborative NYSSPE Liaison.
The Panel Discussion was recorded. The two questions addressed were:
With instructional strategies and STEM education fields in mind, please describe how schools can effectively deliver K-12 STEM Education to our students?
How can N.Y.S. build on successful programs, already in place, to generate more excitement and widespread participation among all STEM learners?