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October 5 - Connecting the Dots: Utilizing GIS in Classrooms and Your STEM Ecosystem
Speaker: Lauren Ballard, S²TEM Centers SC
Topic: Join us for an exciting and enlightening webinar as we delve into the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and its transformative potential for your classroom and STEM Ecosystem. We'll journey through the dynamic intersections of education, technology, and community engagement. Attendees will gain a solid understanding of GIS fundamentals and mapping, even if you're a beginner. No coding experience is necessary. Learn how to empower the next generation of thinkers and innovators with engaging GIS projects. Uncover the secrets to efficient database creation, providing the tools to organize and manage educational, spatial, and STEM asset information. Witness its profound impact on fostering collaboration between community members, businesses, non-profits, schools, and government. By the end of the webinar, you'll be equipped with the knowledge to take your STEM ecosystem or classroom to new heights by utilizing Geographic Information Systems.
September 7 - Exploring the STEM Learning Ecosystem
Speakers: Jeremy Shorr & Xan Black, TIES & STEM Learning Ecosystems
Topic: Join us for a conversation on the STEM Learning Ecosystem. We will give careful attention to how STEM Learning Ecosystems are impacting the future of education and supporting workforce demands of the innovation economy. In our journey together we will investigate the components of a STEM ecosystem, the benefits of a STEM education, and the challenges of creating a successful STEM ecosystem.