K-12 Educators

Designing Your Own STEM Curriculum: PBL/CBLS In Action – NCCAT Cullowhee (K-12)

September 21-24, 2020

Join The Science House and Open Way Learning for instruction designed to boost your STEM classroom. Not only will you receive examples of student-led PBLs, but also create your own PBL/CBL(s) for your specific content areas.

Environment and Genetics: The Science Connection – NCCAT Cullowhee

September 28- October 1, 2020

Through experiential lessons, learn about the latest research on the connection between our environment and our genetics. Participants will study light, circadian rhythms, genetics, body systems, macromolecules, and more found in science standards grades 3—12.

Environment and Genetics: The Science Connection- NCCAT Ocracoke

October 12-17, 2020

Through experiential lessons, learn about the latest research on the connection between our environment and our genetics. Participants will study light, circadian rhythms, genetics, body systems, macromolecules, and more found in science standards grades 3—12.

The Mountain Office Presents: Literacy and STEM (part 1)

December 1, 2020 9am-3pm

STEM activities help student build vocabulary, incorporate problem-solving skills and analyze complex text with real-world applications. Integrate literacy with the natural connections of STEM disciplines.

The Mountain Office Presents: MORE Literacy and STEM (Part II)

December 2, 2020 9am-3pm

During this session we continue to focus on how to maximize classroom time and student learning by integrating literacy and STEM.The day will be a combination of STEM learning experiences infused with literacy strategies. Can be taken as a stand alone or follow up to Part I.

The Mountain Office Presents: EVEN MORE Literacy and STEM (Part III)

December 3, 2020 (9am-3pm)

During this session we continue to focus on how to maximize classroom time and student learning by integrating literacy and STEM.The day will focus on infographics and how to enhance student’s non-literary text comprehension. Can be taken as a stand alone or follow up to Part I and Part II

Mountain Satellite Office: STEM to Your Doorstep (K-12)

January 28, 2021 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us to explore various types of probes, technologies, and software to enhance STEM in your school. We will also explore how to integrate STEM into your specific curriculum. Participants are eligible to check out the equipment for free.