IUSD Hosts First Annual STEM Conference for Teachers

IUSD STEM Conference for teachers graphic 2019

IUSD teachers and staff interrupted their much deserved summer break to attend the District’s first annual STEM Conference.  This two-day event focused on student ownership of learning for grades TK-12.  Sessions were taught by IUSD’s STEM and Education Technology departments, in addition to IUSD teachers!  Some of the many sessions included:

  • Student Agency through AR and VR
  • Inquiry-Based Learning
  • Tools Promoting Student Voice and Choice
  • Early Learning and Coding with LEGO Education
  • Teaching Students to Ask Their Own Questions
  • Student Engagement with the Engineering Design Process
  • Engaging Students in Mystery Science
  • Conditions for Success: Setting Up a Secondary Math Classroom
  • STEAM Through Picture Books

Thank you to those who organized and participated in this dynamic professional learning opportunity, designed to continually improve teaching and learning!