TECHNOLOGY FOR RESILIENCE
st. thomas / st. john, usvi

join us for the 2019 stem institute summer workshop
June 24 – July 2, 2019

Virtual reality goggles are finding their way into classrooms.

Virtual reality goggles are finding their way into classrooms.

Based at the University of the Virgin Islands, the Virgin Islands Institute for STEM Education Research and Practice (VI-ISERP, or the STEM Institute), offers a two-week summer professional development opportunity for in-service teachers who teach grades 6–12.

 

technology for resilience
2019 stem institute summer workshop
June 24 – July 2, 2019

 

Workshop Topics Include

Project-based Learning
Technology Integration
STEM content-related training
Creation of new lesson plans
Leadership and professional development

 

Participation

In order to best support teachers engaged in practice with VI-ISERP, facilitators of the two-week summer institute expect that participants will 

  • Actively participate in workshop sessions – we will practice active learning!

  • Develop a draft PBL plan in consultation with facilitators, other participants, and UVI/community partners.

  • Present the draft PBL plan on the afternoon of July 2.

  • Submit an electronic copy of the PBL plan to workshop facilitators.

Stipends will be distributed based upon attendance and completion of products. The rate of compensation is $100 for each full day, and $50 for each half day. Stipends are available for US residents or permanent citizens; however, all teachers are encouraged to apply.

*PLEASE NOTE: children are not permitted at the workshop or on UVI campus. Participants must make appropriate arrangements for their child for the duration of the workshop.


Register by june 10th using the form below.

 
Name *
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Previous Training *
Please select all of the professional development topics on which you have previously received training
Please list other major types of professional development you’ve completed
Registration and participation
Participation *
In order to best support teachers engaged in practice with VI-ISERP, the facilitators of the two-week summer institute expect that participants will (you must indicate you accept each of the following):
Indicate your preferred session for each date below.
June 24 *
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June 25 *
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June 26 *
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June 27 *
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June 28 *
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June 29 *
Saturday session
July 1 *
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July 2 *
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Please tell us about your past experience with the workshops, courses, and/or trainings provided by the STEM Institute. These questions will not be used to determine eligibility.
Have you attended the summer training before? *
If yes, did you register for the Action Research course in Fall 2018? *
Did you attend the Technology and Coding training provided by the STEM Institute during Spring 2019? *
If you attended the summer 2018 training, did you implement a project (engineering and/or PBL) into your class?
Future Career Goals
Questions or concerns?
Are there any questions or concerns that you have regarding the STEM Institute? If you have an immediate question that we can answer, please contact Dr. Michele Guannel at michele.guannel@uvi.edu or 340-693-1284 or Dr. Nadia Monrose Mills at nmonros@uvi.edu or (340) 693-1331.
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