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Treasure Valley i-STEM

 

 

This year Treasure Valley i-STEM Institute (TViSTEM) will be June 26-29 at CWI. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend TViSTEM? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs): Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

i-STEM @ CEI

 

 

This year the i-STEM institute at College of Eastern Idaho (CEI) will be June 25-28. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend CEI? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs):
Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

i-STEM @ CSI

 

 

This year the i-STEM institute at College of Southern Idaho (CSI) will be June 25-28. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend CSI? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs): Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

i-STEM @ ISU

 

 

This year the i-STEM institute at Idaho State University College of Technology will be June 19-22. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend ISU? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs): Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

i-STEM @ NIC

 

 

This year the i-STEM institute at Northern Idaho College (NIC) will be June 18-21. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend i-STEM at NIC? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs): Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

i-STEM @ LCSC

 

 

This year the i-STEM institute at Lewis-Clark State College (LCSC) will be June 18-21. Over these four days, participants will attend workshop strands, participate in general sessions with keynote speakers and network with other STEM educators across the state. Participants will receive continuing education credits (see below) and leave with a kit of materials related to the strand workshop they attend, ready to implement what they have learned into their classrooms.

Want to attend LCSC? The application will be February 14th through March 3rd. This year’s process will not be first-come-first serve. Instead each participant will fill out an application and indicate which strand they would like to attend. Selection is based on the participant’s application. We encourage informal educators to attend i-STEM! Strands that are appropriate for informal educators are indicated with an asterisks (*).

Professional Development Credits (CEUs): Participants will receive one undergraduate professional development credit from the College of Southern Idaho for attending the i-STEM institute and signing up for the STEM AC Mentorship Portal. For an additional fee ($60) a graduate professional development credit will be available through Boise State University upon completion of the professional development assignment (TBD).

Travel: If the closest i-STEM institute is >50 miles, Idaho STEM AC will provide a $500 travel stipend for Idaho public and nonprofit formal and informal educators. Participants may use this stipend to attend any i-STEM institute.

Apply to Participate in i-STEM

Hackfort

 

Hackfort is not your traditional tech conference! We proudly wear the title ‘digital humanities conference’ and aim to bring those passionate about tech culture together in one place to trade new ideas and experiences. We love having a good time engaging all things tech.

 

Our own Webmaster, Brooke Lacey will be back this year with the wildly popular Laptop Hack!

 

Western Idaho Science & Engineering Fair

 

Each spring, the Idaho STEM Action Center and its partners proudly host three regional high school science and engineering fairs for students across Idaho. These fairs offer students the opportunity to engage in original STEM research projects aligned with their interests. Students present their findings at the Northern, Western, or Eastern Idaho Science and Engineering Fair.Each fair offers students the opportunity to meet and learn with other motivated students in their area. Representative teams from each region are selected to attend and compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF). Funding is available to support student projects and travel. For more details, visit stem.idaho.gov/grants

 

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FabSLAM Pocatello Student Showcase

The Student Showcase is the culmination of the FabSLAM 3D Design and Fabrication project featuring teams from schools and libraries across Idaho. Student teams work to design a solution to a challenge from their community. This year’s challenge is all about Transportation and the teams will present their completed project at the Showcase event.

Eastern Idaho Science & Engineering Fair

 

Each spring, the Idaho STEM Action Center and its partners proudly host three regional high school science and engineering fairs for students across Idaho. These fairs offer students the opportunity to engage in original STEM research projects aligned with their interests. Students present their findings at the Northern, Western, or Eastern Idaho Science and Engineering Fair.Each fair offers students the opportunity to meet and learn with other motivated students in their area. Representative teams from each region are selected to attend and compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF). Funding is available to support student projects and travel. For more details, visit stem.idaho.gov/grants