Bits & Bytes – December 16, 2016

FIND INFORMATION AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR EDUCATORS AND EDUCATION-INTERESTED FOLKS BELOW.


EVENTS:


noun_649956_ccPockets of Innovation!  Check out the Showcase of ideas HERE.  Join us on Monday for the final elevation of 15 Pockets of Innovation!  RSVP HERE

 


logoSaturday, March 4th -EdCamp PDX –  An edcamp is an informal unconference-style day of professional development organized and given by the local participants with sessions determined at the time of the event. Connect with other educators to share innovative instructional strategies and technologies that transform education for all students. Arrive with an idea for a session that you would like to lead or a discussion you would like to have and be ready to learn. Register HERE


OPPORTUNITIES:


photoThe National Youth Science Camp is a residential science education program for young STEM enthusiasts the summer after they graduate from high school.

Find more information and to apply click HERE.

 


portland-state-school-of-business-administration_-impact-entrepreneurs-elevating-impact-summit-2016 The Lemelson Foundation is sponsoring a new award at the 2017 Elevating Impact Summit they need your help in spreading the word to interested entrepreneurs. The Impact Inventing Award will honor an entrepreneur or company that is working to address a social, environmental, or economic problem through an invention-based enterprise creating a new physical product or products. Businesses can be just at the concept stage, or beginning to scale already. Nominate HERE


RESOURCES:


cropped-stem-horiz-blue-smallThere is a magic place where ALL opportunities related to STEM in the State are published!  STEM Oregon!

 

 


State_Seal.png If you are in need of winter break reading check out the State STEM Education Plan!

 

 


logo-2Measure 98 passed.  Keep up with all of the updates from ODE HERE.

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