All For Science and Science For AllFriday & Saturday, October 11-12, 2019Lane Community College, Eugene, OR
Theme: All for Science and Science for AllThis theme emphasizes the critical need to provide a high quality science education for all students. All for science indicates the teamwork behind a comprehensive science program. Formal and informal educators; elementary, secondary, and post-secondary educators; parents, teachers and community partners….we’re all for science! Science for all indicates the importance of equity in education and graduating scientifically literate citizens; that all learners need to be taken into consideration when planning and delivering science education. This conference focuses on the need for cultural relevance in science teaching so all students have access and can participate in the science journey to graduate scientifically literate citizens. Let's utilize the science and engineering practices as the ticket to increase access and engagement.
Friday morning sessions will be 50 minutes in length, afternoon sessions will be 1:45 hours in length, and Saturday morning and afternoon workshops will be 3 hours in length.
Requests for Proposals closes on May 12, 2019. Presenters will be notified about their proposal status by June 10, 2019.
**All communications regarding this session will only be sent to the primary presenter.**
It is the primary presenter's responsibility to pass along all logistical information to their partner.