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PANEL OF EXPERTS:

Alison Maher, M.A., Executive Director, Boulder Journey School

Cassandra O'Neill, M.S., Executive Director of COAEYC

Lori G. Ryan, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Profesor, Co-Director, Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program,  University of Colorado Denver

Susan Wood, M.A., Executive Director, The Children's Center at Caltech

Moderator: Alex Morgan, M.A., Community Outreach Specialist, Boulder Journey School

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

Mara Mintzer, M.A., Program Director, Growing Up Boulder

Check out Mara's Tedx Talk "We let kids design our city -- here's what happened"

 

 

 

 

TOURS AND OBSERVATIONS

ECSTEM is excited to offer tours of Boulder Journey School and Kodo Kids headquarters!

  • Tours to Boulder Journey School will be held both on Friday October 12th, and Saturday October 13th from 1:30 to 3:30pm. Buses will transport attendees to their location for a complete tour of the program and a workshop held onsite. Boulder Journey School is known world wide for their constructivist approach and project based learning. See STEM concepts unfold in a classroom setting and be inspired for your own spaces! Separate fee ($20 per person) and registration required. Please select your options during the registration process. *Children will not be present for these tours.
  • Tour of Kodo Kids headquarters will be held on Friday, October 12th from 1:30 to 3:30pm. A bus will transport attendees to their location for a complete tour of the warehouse, maker and design spaces, and a hands-on tinkering experience focused on the Engineering Design Process. This will be a truly unique experience to see a maker space in action! Separate fee ($20 per person) and registration required. Please select your option during the registration process.
  • A half day observation of Boulder Journey School will be available on Monday, October 15th. from 9am to 1pm. This tour will provide guests an opportunity to observe Boulder Journey school in action with children present and actively engaged in the classrooms. Transportation is not provided. Separate fee ($100 per person) and registration required. Please select your options during the registration process.

 

 

 

     

  

 
   
 HIGHLIGHTS FROM OUR FEBRUARY 2-3, 2018 CONFERENCE!

 The ECSTEM Conference IMAGINE, QUESTION, INNOVATE was held February 2-3, 2018 at the Anaheim Marriott.  Our ​7th ​Annual ​Conference ​featured ​a ​two ​day ​event. ​ ​Beginning ​with ​a ​DESTINATION ​FRIDAY (transportation not provided), ​attendees ​ ​visited ​four children’s ​museums ​that ​align ​with ​early ​childhood ​STEM ​education. ​ ​A ​Friday ​Panel ​of ​Experts ​Event ​was ​​held ​in ​the ​evening ​with ​hors ​d'oeuvres ​and ​a cocktail ​hour. ​ ​ ​Saturday ​was ​full ​day of ​workshops ​that ​attendees ​​customized ​to ​their ​liking!

 
   

 

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