kansas association of teachers of science

KAMP Program Updates

21 Apr 2017 3:20 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Revisions/ Corrections  to Schedule

Saturday; April 22

Breakout Session II: 1:20-2:10

Heritage Hall- Spencer Auditorium 1:20-2:10

School District and Community Engagement in STEM Education on the International Space Station… and Beyond!

Main Presenter: Dr. Jeff Goldstein

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E-Mail: jeffgoldstein@nsesse.org

What happens when a community gets their own space program, engaging hundreds of students in experimental design, with one launching launching to the Space Station? Or if given a model solar system?

Repeated: No

Sign-Up Required: No

Type: Hands- On Workshop

Audience:  General – all levels

Strand: STEM






Session 3  DYI Marble Run is cancelled. 

 Move Scaling the Solar System Distances  to Meadowlark Room in the Flint Hills Building


Sunday: April 23

Breakout Session IV;

8:30 – 9:20

Heritage Hall Seminar Room B

Enhancing the STEM curriculum with Virtual Simulations

Main Presenter: A. C. Russell

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E-Mail: arussell@usd259.net

Games are a perfect solution to enhance STEM curriculum and build 21st century student skills. Students can manipulate key variables, generate and text hypotheses and engage in extensive , “what if” experimentation.

Repeated: No

Sign-Up Required: No

Type: Hands- On Workshop

Audience:  General – all levels

Strand: STEM






  • ·        Rachel Wahle is KACEE representative

Breakout Session IV;

10:30 – 11:20

Heritage Hall Conference Room A

"Warnings, warnings, warnings-how many is enough?"

Main Presenter: Shannon Cartwright

E-Mail: shannoncart@att.net

Five key strategies to improve student scores and reduce disciplinary challenges. Equally important, teacher satisfaction.

Repeated: No

Sign-Up Required: No

Type: contributed paper- methods

Audience:  General – all levels

Strand: All






 




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