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FieldSTEM Introduction Series
April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One event on March 2, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on March 8, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on March 9, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on April 19, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on April 20, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on April 27, 2023 at 4:00 pm
One event on May 25, 2023 at 4:00 pm
Thursday February 9, to Thursday May 25, 2023, 4 PM to 6 PM
Attention Washington State K-12 Educators!
Join us for our Spring FieldSTEM Introduction Workshops!
You are invited to participate in the following FieldSTEM opportunities to support implementation in your school or district. We are offering the online professional learning opportunities below to introduce you to FieldSTEM or broaden your understanding and to inspire you to engage your colleagues. You may attend any combination of workshops that interest you.
Participants will receive 2 Washington State approved STEM clock hours for each workshop attended. Please review the brief workshop descriptions below and select those workshops you wish to attend.
Introduction to Designing High Impact Field Experiences for K-12
Thursday, February 9, 4 PM to 6 PM
Join PEI for an introduction to our FieldSTEM Integrated Learning Model focusing on the use of FieldSTEM in designing high quality, impactful field experiences for your students. Learn how schools and districts are implementing FieldSTEM and consider the value of this model as part of your program and instructional practices.
Introduction to Math Performance Tasks for K-12
Thursday, March 2, 4 PM to 6 PM
Explore PEI’s Math Performance Task topics, which engage students in math practices with relevant, scenario-based, career connected challenges.
Introduction to ELA Performance Tasks for K-12
Wednesday, March 8, 4 PM to 6 PM
Experience how ELA performance tasks can be used to teach both science and literacy standards. Explore PEI’s collection of performance tasks as you determine which will fit best into your program and instruction.
Introduction to FieldSTEM for Dual Language K-12 Educators
Thursday, March 9, 4 PM to 6 PM
An introduction to our FieldSTEM Integrated Learning Model and its value. You will learn how PEI can support a systemic and sustainable implementation of this model by sharing resources and professional learning opportunities in Spanish.
Introduction to Fostering Outdoor Observations Skills with Science Notebooks for K-12
Wednesday, April 19, 4 PM to 6 PM
Join PEI to learn strategies for helping students develop outdoor observation skills using multiple senses. Explore simple activities to incorporate more of the outdoors into your lessons, focusing on the use of science notebooks as a powerful science literacy tool.
Introduction to Field Investigations for K-12
Thursday, April 20, 4 PM to 6 PM
Field investigations can be done just about anywhere and integrated into any content area, and they add depth to your students’ learning by incorporating personal relevance to what they’re experiencing in class. Join us for this two-hour session for an overview of the three types of investigative questions, how to build field investigations from student questions, and how to wrap up the investigation with C-E-R. In addition to the free materials on PEI’s website, participants will receive a list of topic-based ideas for field investigations that can be conducted on campus.
Introduction to FieldSTEM and Civic Engagement for K-12
Thursday, April 27, 4 PM to 6 PM
Join us for an Introduction to FieldSTEM and Civic Engagement! Explore strategies, tools, and platforms to elevate student voice and support youth who want to take action in their communities.
Introduction to FieldDesign for K-12
Thursday, May 25, 4 PM to 6 PM
Join PEI for an introduction to FieldDesign – a field-based engineering design framework that develops students’ ability to think critically and problem-solve through hands-on, locally relevant activities.