RAISING THE SCIENCE STANDARDS OF EXCELLENCE THROUGH EMPOWERED TEACHERS
SECO Science Symposium
Presenters for the SECO Science Symposium are not paid an honorarium. Each presenter must register for the conference- no exceptions!
Guidelines for Session Proposals
Active and Retired Teachers/Educators
Active and Retired Teachers/Educators (and co-presenters) are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on the presenter's individual work and not offer any endorsements to specific products or services available on the market.
Nonprofit Organizations or Government Agencies
Nonprofit Organizations and Government Agencies are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on resources that are freely available and do not have any fee attached for participants to be able to fully utilize said resources.
Exhibitor Workshop or Commercial Organizations
Exhibitor Workshop or Commercial Organizations are invited to submit proposals for consideration. To be eligible, exhibitors and companies must have an exhibit booth for the respective conference.
Science Consultants are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on the presenter's individual work and not promote use of consultant’s service or any fee-based materials.
Master Session: A 110 minute formal session.
Full Session: A 50 minute formal session.
Genius lab: A 20 minute informal session, a time for people to come and pick your brains, or a brief overview of a topic.
P- Practical Applications in Life, Earth and Space, and Physical Science
Educators must be able to help students transcend instructional experiences into the habits of science they will carry through life. The application of science pedagogy can introduce learners to the broad concepts and myriad connections to the real world around us. In this strand, participants will engage in exploration of the varying depths of science available for all.
O- Outcome Based
W- Web-Based Learning
E- Engaging Learners Through Literacy in Science
R- Resources in STEM and Scientific Inquiry
The Call for Proposals will close Monday, October 15, 2018 at midnight.
Please make sure to read and complete ALL parts of the application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
You should receive a confirmation email by Thursday November 1 , 2018.
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