ITEEA STEM EDUCATION CALENDAR

List your calendar event here and in Technology and Engineering Teacher. Submit the event title, a short description, the date(s), location, and contact information to kcluff@iteea.org.

  • Feb 01 2017
    Entry deadline for the Engineer Girl Essay Contest: Engineering and Animals
    February 1, 2017
    Entry deadline for the Engineer Girl Essay Contest: Engineering and Animals
    http://engineergirl.org/32376.aspx

    Looking for an exciting opportunity for your students that will get them excited about engineering? The 2017 EngineerGirl Essay Contest is open to students, both boys and girls, in Grades 3-12. This year students are asked to describe how engineering can improve life for vulnerable and endangered animals. Students can win cash prizes of up to $500.

    The EngineerGirl website is one of the most popular resources on the Internet for kid-friendly information about engineers and engineering careers, and the annual essay contest gets students all around the country thinking and writing about the role of engineering in our society. Be sure to visit the website for the full rules and regulations, and download the PDF Flyer at http://www.engineergirl.org/File.aspx?id=32714 to share with parents, students, and other interested teachers.
  • Feb 09 2017 - Feb 11 2017
    23rd Annual Space Exploration Educators Conference
    February 9-11, 2017
    Experience three days of complete immersion into the out-of-this world adventure of space exploration!
    This conference is for Grades Kindergarten to 12— and not just for science teachers! Space Center Houston strives to use space to teach across the curriculum. The activities presented can be used for science, language arts, mathematics, history, and more.
    http://spacecenterSEEC.org
    Space Center Houston
    Houston, TX
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  • Feb 09 2017 - Feb 10 2017
    21st Annual Virginia Children’s Engineering Convention
    February 9-10, 2017
    The Virginia Children's Engineering Convention provides over 90 excellent professional development sessions and international keynote speakers for educators to learn about standards-based and STEM-based best practices in PreK-5 instruction. We invite you to join educators from across the Commonwealth of Virginia at this annual statewide staff development initiative. http://www.childrensengineering.org/convention/convention.php
    Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center
    Roanoke, VA
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  • Feb 10 2017
    Housing Deadline for ITEEA’s 79th Annual Conference in Dallas, TX, March 16-18, 2017
    February 10, 2017
    Housing Deadline for ITEEA’s 79th Annual Conference in Dallas, TX, March 16-18, 2017
    www.iteea.org/Housing_2017.aspx
  • Feb 14 2017 - Feb 16 2017
    The Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC)
    February 14-16, 2017
    The Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC)
    Greater Columbus Convention Center
    http://oetc.ohio.gov

    The Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC) is the premier P-20 state educational technology conference. Each year, more than 4,000 educational technology professionals and enthusiasts come together to explore the forefront of P-20 learning and innovation in Ohio.
    Greater Columbus Convention Center
    Columbus, OH
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  • Feb 15 2017
    Preregistration Deadline for ITEEA’s 79th Annual Conference in Dallas, TX, March 16-18, 2017
    February 15, 2017
    Registration and housing are now open for this exciting event being held at the Sheraton Dallas in Dallas, Texas. This year’s theme is "Engaging and Empowering Decision Makers Through Integrative STEM Education.” Register early and save! www.iteea.org/Registration_2017.aspx
    Housing information is located at www.iteea.org/Housing_2017.aspx.
  • Feb 15 2017
    Deadline for entry in the 2016-2017 Community College Innovation Challenge
    February 15, 2017
    www.nsf.gov/CCchallenge
    Deadline for entry in the National Science Foundation and the American Association of Community Colleges 2016-2017 Community College Innovation Challenge
    Submission window is open October 17, 2016 to 11:59 p.m. EST, February 15, 2017. Finalists receive an expense-paid trip to attend the Innovation Boot Camp in Arlington, VA, June 12-15, 2017.

    To stimulate STEM innovation, foster entrepreneurial and professional skills and win prizes, teams of three to five community college students, a faculty mentor, and a community or industry partner will propose innovative, STEM-based solutions for real-world problems they identify within one of three themes: • Maker to Manufacturer • Energy & Environment • Security Technologies

    Visit www.nsf.gov/CCchallenge for details.

    Questions? Contact the CCIC team.
  • Feb 18 2017 - Feb 24 2017
    Future City Competition Finals
    February 18-24, 2017
    Washington, DC
    Celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2016-17, this year’s Future City Competition asks middle school students to address The Power of Public Space and challenges them to design innovative, multiuse public spaces that serve a city’s diverse population. http://futurecity.org/
    Washington, DC
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  • Feb 25 2017 - Jan 09 2017
    Central Ohio STEM Expo
    February 25, 2017
    Central Ohio STEM Expo
    Center of Science and Industry (COSI)
    Columbus, OH
    http://centralohioasce.org/2017_STEM_Expo

    The Central Ohio Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is pleased to announce the 4th Annual Central Ohio STEM Expo which will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 10 AM to 2 PM (setup will be from 8 AM to 10 AM Saturday morning) at the Center of Science and Industry (COSI) in Columbus.

    The goal of the STEM Expo is to expose students in Kindergarten through 8th grade to the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) through fun and interactive activities.
    Center of Science and Industry (COSI)
    Columbus, OH
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  • Mar 06 2017
    Advance On-Site Registration Deadline for ITEEA Dallas Conference
    March 6, 2017
    Deadline for Advance On-Site Registration for ITEEA'a 79th Annual Conference in Dallas, TX, March 16-18, 2017
    www.iteea.org/Registration_2017.aspx
  • Mar 08 2017 - Mar 09 2017
    DISCOVERe Global Marathon
    March 8-9, 2017
    DISCOVERe Global Marathon
    The Engineering of Cirque du Soleil: An Intersection of Circus Arts & Technology
    http://www.discovere.org/

    Known for its awe-inspiring feats and larger-than-life spectacles, Cirque du Soleil produces some of the world's most technologically-advanced productions. Join this exciting panel session, broadcast from one of Cirque's magnificent Las Vegas theaters. The 2017 Global Marathon-don't miss it.
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  • Mar 16 2017 - Mar 18 2017
    ITEEA's 79th Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas
    March 16-18, 2017
    ITEEA’s 79th Annual Conference, Engaging and Empowering Decision Makers Through Integrative STEM Education, will take place at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Dallas, TX.
    Sheraton Dallas Hotel
    Dallas, TX
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  • Mar 23 2017 - Mar 24 2017
    Join NYSTEEA for its 54th Annual Conference
    Join all the NYS Technology Teachers for the 2017 BSTEM Conference. Building Successful Technology and Engineering Programs for a  Meaningful Education for all (BSTEM). The conference will encourage all attendees to Be STEM minded, Be STEM leaders, Be STEM advocates.
    TEC Smart Center
    Malta, NY
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  • Apr 02 2017
    Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2017
    April 2, 2017
    Hosted by Jr.Tech, Inc.
    The Girls STEM Summit – Statewide 2017 serves girls in Grades 8-12 and will be held on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at Regis, 235 Wellesley Street, Weston, MA. The event runs from 7:45 am - 4:15 pm and has a fee of $60 per student (fee includes lunch and parting gift). Individual and group enrollment are available. For additional information and to register students for the Summit, please visit http://www.juniortech.org/.
    Regis
    Weston, MA
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  • Apr 15 2017
    Deadline for participation in the Learn Better by Doing Study
    April 15, 2017
    Deadline for participation in the Learn Better by Doing Study. The researchers are currently conducting Round 4 of this study, designed to determine the extent to which U.S. public school students are doing hands-on activities in their classrooms. The Learn Better by Doing Study needs YOU (even if you have participated before)!

    Elementary and secondary STEM teachers are encouraged to participate in this study by following this link: www.iteea.org/Activities/2142/LearningbyDoingProject.aspx.
  • Apr 20 2017 - Apr 21 2017
    Ohio Technology Summit
    April 20 - 21, 2017
    Ohio Technology Summit
    Marion, Ohio
    http://www.ohiosummit.org

    Where education leaders and technology experts converge to exchange techniques and strategies for teaching and learning success. At OTS educators have the opportunity to explore the hands-on integration of technology across the curriculum — from kindergarten to college. The Ohio Technology Summit is hosted at META Solutions, 100 Executive Dr., Marion, Ohio 43302.
    META Solutions
    Marion, OH
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  • Apr 29 2017
    Lockheed Martin Code Quest
    April 29, 2017
    Lockheed Martin Code Quest
    www.lockheedmartin.com/codequest
    Registration opens January 9, 2017.

    Each year, Lockheed Martin hosts Code Quest, an annual computer programming competition where teams of 2-3 students each work together for 2.5 hours to solve problems by using JAVA and/or Python programming to complete the “quest.” The problem set consists of 15-20 challenging problems created by Lockheed Martin engineers and computer programmers.
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