DFW MiniCAST

Let's Do Science! {February 20th, 2016}

Do you like science? Do you like hanging out with science teachers?

  • DFW miniCAST is your opportunity to network with like-minded science teachers and grow in your passion.
  • Join us on February 20th, at Wakeland High School in Frisco to do some science!
  • There will be some amazing door prizes like two iPad Air 2's, gift cards to your favorite places, and more!
  • Lunch is provided.
  • Information is posted at dfwminicast.org

Keynote Speaker - Julie Jackson

Julie K. Jackson is an associate professor at Texas State University where she is actively involved in science education research. She has broad classroom teaching experience and has published research articles in international and national peer-reviewed journals. Her consulting practice is unique in its seamless integration of research-based practices into the day-to-day planning and execution of highly effective science instruction that benefits diverse populations.

Her approach is creative, pragmatic, intense, and highly focused. She has a deep understanding of the science standards at all levels and is able to create curriculum and model lessons with high fidelity to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) and best practices. She designs high-quality, inquiry-based professional development opportunities for teachers that transform instruction. She has a record of sustained and powerful site-based interventions that improve student test scores as well as teachers’ attitudes toward teaching science and teaching practices.

Cost

Register at dfwminicast.org

Advanced Registration (Until February 14th, 2016)

Mini-CAST Registration (no STAT or current membership) - $25

Mini-CAST Registration (adding STAT membership) - $35


On-Site Registration

Mini-CAST Registration (no STAT or current membership) - $35

Mini-CAST Registration (adding STAT membership) - $45

DFW MiniCAST

Saturday, Feb. 20th, 8:15pm

10700 Legacy Drive

Frisco, TX

Check out our webapp, dfwminicast2016.sched.org

Agenda

7:15-8:15 |Registration/Exhibitors
8:30-9:30 |Session 1
9:40-10:40 |Session 2
10:50-11:50 |Session 3
11:50-12:50 |Lunch/Exhibits
1:00-2:00 |Session 4
2:10-3:30 |Keynote and Door Prizes