Project

Session information



Date: *

March 8, 2018
Room: *North Pavilion 2 & 3
Time: *12:15 pm-1:15 pm

App#:

79

Session Type:

Concurrent 1-hour

Levels: Middle/Jr. High
Secondary
Postsecondary
Business Industry
Audiences: Administrators
Guidance Counselors
Instructors/Teachers
Business/Industry/Labor
University Professor
Student Teacher

Title:

Project Lead The Way--K-12 Problem-Based STEM Opportunities

Abstract:

More than 350 Illinois K-12 schools (and over 10,000 nationwide) have implemented PLTW problem-based K-12 STEM curriculums. This session provides updates on PLTW Launch (K-5), Gateway (608), Pathway to Engineering (9-12, Biomedical Science (9-12), and Computer Science (9-12) course sequences, and presents opportunities for successful school/community partnerships to support collaborative K-12 STEM efforts.

Presenters:

Brenda Pacey, University of Illinois Project Lead The Way, Champaign
Steve Parrott, Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield


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