Connecting with STEM Professionals for Powerful Public Programs

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Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

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West Exhibit Hall, 1st Floor
Presenters: 
Speaker: Amy Marshall, Director, Craig Public Library
Speaker: Anne Holland, Education Project Coordinator, National Center for Interactive Learning, Space Science Institute
Speaker: Keliann LaConte, Informal Education Lead, Lunar and Planetary Institute
Speaker: Ken Scheel, Director, KEVA Planks Education
Speaker: Lainie Castle, Project Director, ALA Public Programs Office
Speaker: Paul Dusenbery, Director, National Center for Interactive Learning, Space Science Institute
Speaker: Tiffani Quan, Program Manager, Techbridge
Description: 

Take your community partnerships to a new level: tap into regional STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) expertise through free resources and opportunities from the STAR Library Education Network (STAR_Net)! Learn how to contact STEM experts from your area's educational institutions, hobby groups, citizen scientist organizations, and local offices of national agencies. Learn ways your library can support the national call to engage learners in STEM while supporting your lifelong learning mission. Explore tested ways to bring in STEM expertise as you plan and present amazing programs, and experience hands-on activities that you can use immediately with your new collaborators.

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Last Updated: 
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 10:10am PDT
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