Workshops for High School STEM Teachers

Innovations in STEM Conference – June 13

Save the date!  The Northwest TN STEM Hub and the West TN STEM Hub will be jointly hosting the 2019 Innovations in K-12 STEM Conference (FREE – plus exciting door prizes and giveaways!) on Thursday, June 13 at the Dyersburg State Community College at Tipton County, Jimmy Naifeh Center.  Join us for an exciting day of industry panels, hands-on workshops, and networking!  Please see attached flyer for more detail and registration information.

Design Thinking Workshop 

The Joint Science and Technology Institute STEM Teacher Education Program is offering STEM teachers a 3-day professional development workshop in design thinking in Memphis June 4-6 at the University of Memphis.  Don’t miss out on this exciting hands-on workshop that will help you integrate design thinking into your classroom!  Teachers that participate will receive a $100 stipend- don’t wait- sign up today!  (See attached flyer for details and registration information).

Save the Date for the 2019 CTE Educators Summit sponsored by MHI

In 2019, MHI will offer two regional opportunities for career and technical educators across the country to learn the latest teaching techniques, instruction materials and partnership opportunities to advance their career and technical education (CTE) programs.  Registration will open later this spring (MHI will cover travel costs for educators selected to participate).

These highly interactive events are targeted for instructors & program directors in the area of warehousing and distribution, logistics and supply chain. As an educator, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with MHI members and industry partners to foster relationships that will drive our industry’s future workforce.

Connect with MHI members in your area for partnerships and collaboration.

Share best practices with other CTE educators about industry partnership, recruitment efforts & programming.

Expand your network of like-minded educators to collaborate and drive our industry’s future workforce.

For more information:  http://www.mhi.org/cte

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Registration Opened

Registration for the 2019-20 FRC Season is now opened. See HERE for more details.

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Applications Open for Girls Experiencing Engineering Summer Program

Middle and high school girls can join the Herff College of Engineering this summer for Girls Experiencing Engineering (GEE), a program featuring hands-on, team-based design challenges and a variety of STEM speakers. The goal of GEE is to inspire girls to consider STEM (particularly engineering) careers. Applications for the 2019 GEE program are now available. Space is limited; register here>>

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This just in…next years theme

Next years theme is Infinite Recharge

Watch Beyond the Bots – Live from the FIRST Championship in Houston! from FIRSTinspires on www.twitch.tv

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Houston Championships

Watch FIRSTtv for Live FIRST Championship Coverage

Starting today, you can stream all the action of FIRST Championship Presented by Qualcomm® Incorporated on FIRSTtv. Watch exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes content, Q&As, and more on BEYOND THE BOTSSM or tune into FIRST Robotics: PLAYxPLAY for FIRST® Robotics Competition field-side match coverage.

WATCH HERE

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