Memphis STEM Leadership Academy

What:
The Memphis STEM Leadership Academy is a one-day, high-energy STEM Leadership Academy for educators in the West TN STEM Collaboratory Hub region. The program will include innovative practices, communication technologies, and pedagogical approaches to expand active STEM learning environments. The Academy will facilitate the dissemination of best practices from STEM platform schools, the West TN STEM Collaboratory Hub, and the TN STEM Innovation Network (TSIN). This program is sponsored by Tennessee EPSCoR in cooperation with the West TN STEM Collaboratory Hub and TN STEM Leadership Academy at ORAU.
Who:
Educators in the West TN STEM Collaboratory Hub region
When:
Monday, February 18, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Lunch and breaks will be provided
Where:
The University of Memphis
University Center
Memphis, TN 38152

Parking Directions:

  • Teachers/Visitors may park in the Parking Garage on Zach Curlin Street
  • The garage is adjacent to the University Center and also connects with a Sky Walk
  • Visitors should take a parking ticket as they enter, and they will be given an exit ticket at the meeting to use as they leave
  • Campus Map
What Educators Take Home:
In-service credit
STEM hands-on tools, with lessons plans for different grade bands
Hands-on experience with different STEM tools
Increase knowledge of STEM across the curriculum
RESOURCES and CONTACTS with other educators, Tennessee EPSCoR, West TN STEM Collaboratory Hub, TSIN, TN STEM Leadership Academy, TN Department of Education
AGENDA
Agenda for the 2013 Memphis STEM Leadership Academy

Registration: Closed

Funding provided by NSF EPS1004083

For further information, please contact: Marie Westfall at (865) 576-3425 or TSLA@orau.org