Publications & Resources
Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education - site.aace.org/conf
SITE 2018 in Washington, DC, March 26-30, is the 29th annual conference of the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education. This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
Hispanic Engineering, Science and Technology Week - www.utrgv.edu/hestec/schedule/index.htm
The Hispanic Engineering, Science, and Technology (HESTEC) Week is a nationally recognized model for promoting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers to students of all ages. Now in its 16th year, the program has been recognized as a “Bright Spot in Hispanic Education” by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. In early October, thousands of middle and high school students, educators and parents will converge at UTRGV for a week of engaging presentations by world-renowned speakers, interactive educational exhibits, dynamic robotics competitions and much more. With your support, WE WILL prepare the next generation of students who will Change the world through STEM.
Great Minds in STEM - www.greatmindsinstem.org/conference/conference-home
Great Minds in STEM™ (GMiS) Invites you to the 29th Annual HENAAC Conference which will convene thousands of individuals from the entire STEM education and workforce sector. Join us in Pasadena, CA October 18-22, 2017 where we will celebrate the incredible technical achievements of our nation's top engineering and science talent! As the nation’s most prestigious stage for honoring excellence and building and reinforcing networks, the HENAAC Conference is the place where thousands of the finest minds from top executives and innovative professionals, to the brightest STEM students convene.
Society of Women Engineers - we17.swe.org
the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering and technology—to connect with thousands who share your engineering outlook. Together, you’ll learn, find new jobs or internships and be inspired. You’ll connect with new friends and mentors, or re-connect with colleagues and classmates you've grown with.
Conference for the Advancement of Science Teachers Conference - ww2.eventrebels.com/er/EventHomePage/CustomPage.jsp?ActivityID=21948&ID=79656
Each year thousands of science teachers across the state of Texas come together to learn and advance science teaching at STAT's premiere event – the Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching (CAST). Just as the Sun's gravity keeps the Earth in perfect orbit, our conference keeps the future of science teaching revolving around the success of our students.
November 9-11th in Houston for CAST 2017:
Space Exploration Educators Conference - spacecenter.org/teacher-programs/teachers-seec
Experience three days of complete immersion into the out-of-this world adventure of space exploration!
This conference is for grades kindergarten to 12th – and not just for science teachers! Space Center Houston strives to use space to teach across the curriculum. The activities presented can be used for science, language arts, mathematics, history, and more.
Attend sessions hosted by the actual scientists and engineers working on exciting endeavors like the International Space Station and explorations of Mars and the planets beyond. Hear from the astronauts leading the charge in exploration! Come learn about the bold vision to send humans back to the Moon and off to Mars! Attend sessions presented by educators and receive ready to implement classroom ideas and experience minds-on, hands-on fun. Network with fellow educators, take back a multitude of cross-curriculum ideas and activities and earn 24 hours of continuing professional education credit.
Association of Teacher Educator - www.ate1.org/pubs/Publications.cfm
Online Call for Proposals Flamingo Las Vegas Las Vegas, Nevada February 16-20, 2018
National Science Teacher Association - www.nsta.org/conferences/national.aspx
NSTA conferences offer the latest in science content, teaching strategy, and research to enhance and expand your professional growth. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to collaborate with science education leaders and your peers. Each year, NSTA hosts a national conference on science education (in the spring), three area conferences (in the fall), and a STEM Forum & Expo.
American Indian Higher Education Consortium - www.olc.edu/aihec_2017_conference.htm
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium is the collective spirit and unifying voice of our nation's 37 Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs)—a unique community of tribally and federally chartered institutions working to strengthen tribal nations and make a lasting difference in the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives.
National Society of Black Engineers - convention.nsbe.org
The National Society of Black Engineers 44th Annual Convention March 21-March 25, 2018 Pittsburgh, PA.
International Technology and Engineering Educators Association - www.iteea.org/Activities/Conference/ITEEA_Conference_2018.aspx
The annual ITEEA conference provides an unparalleled opportunity for technology and engineering educators to gain comprehensive professional development and networking experiences. ITEEA members pay a reduced rate to attend and can choose from dozens of interest sessions, workshops, and social events. This is a unique opportunity to learn from and share with other technology and engineering STEM education professionals in a variety of formats.
Informal STEM Education
NASA STEM EPDC: The LBJ Institute for STEM Education and Research at Texas State University aims to equip students to satisfy this growing need through improved teaching and learning in the STEM disciplines for students from kindergarten to graduate-level college studies (K–20). www.txstate-epdc.net/informal-educator/