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KSDE November STEM Newsletter

03 Nov 2021 5:32 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Included in this month’s science newsletter (Link) are

Collaboration Meetings 

Professional Development Opportunities

  • To CERs and Beyond- Arguing from Evidence in the Secondary Classroom
    November18th at 4 pm (Registration Link)

  • Test Talk! Let's Talk About the Fifth Grade Science Assessment 
    November 22nd at 4:30 pm (Registration Link

Did you know monthly PD sessions are recorded? Find recordings here: (Link)

Body Venture Thematic Unit 


Join KSDE STEM, Health and Child Nutrition & Wellness in a professional development centered around elementary science, nutrition and fitness. The virtual Body Venture opportunity will be paired with FREE lessons and kits (as supply allows) that can easily be tailored towards elementary classrooms that want to eat smart and play hard.

Help science come alive in your classroom with the living body as it's guide!

Join us for a kick-off on Tuesday October 12th at 4 pm to learn more OR register for a training today

The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) program is pleased to announce that nominations and applications for the 2021–2022 application cycle are open. Please consider nominating a teacher for this prestigious honor. The nomination deadline is January 7, 2022, and the application deadline is February 6, 2022. To nominate a teacher visit: https://www.paemst.org/nomination/nominate



And much more!


Thank you so much for all you do,

                              Meg & Stephen





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Meg Richard, NBCT, PAEMST 19'

Education Program Manager - K-12 STEM Education

Career, Standards and Assessment Services

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