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Events

The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation community actively participates in a wide range of conferences, projects and educational events throughout the year.

5/15/2017

2018 KNOWLES TEACHING FELLOWSHIP WEBINARS

KSTF recently hosted a webinar about the Foundation and our 2018 Teaching Fellows Program. A recorded version of the webinar can be accessed below.

5/02/2017

AN INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING DESIGN IN THE PRE-K–12 CLASSROOM

JUNE 3, 2017 Engineering design challenges provide engaging and purposeful contexts that can enrich students’ math and science learning, but what is engineering design, and how can teachers use it …Read More

4/05/2017

KSTF LEVER ENGINEERING CORE PROGRAM – PHILADEPHIA, PA

JULY 22–26, 2017 Engineering design provides engaging and purposeful contexts that can enrich students’ math and science learning. Please join us for a one-week introduction to using engineering design in …Read More

4/05/2017

KSTF LEVER ENGINEERING CORE PROGRAM – RIVER FALLS, WI

JUNE 26–30, 2017 Engineering design provides engaging and purposeful contexts that can enrich students’ math and science learning. Please join us for a one-week introduction to using engineering design in …Read More

5/12/2016

2017 KSTF TEACHING FELLOWSHIP WEBINAR

KSTF recently hosted a webinar about the Foundation and our 2017 Teaching Fellows Program. A recorded version of the webinar can be accessed below.

4/26/2016

MATH/SCIENCE TEACHER LEADERSHIP SYMPOSIUM

The Biological Sciences Curriculum Study (BSCS), Education Development Center (EDC) and the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation (KSTF) will lead a Math/Science Teacher Leadership Symposium April 29–May 3, 2016, in Colorado …Read More

7/21/2015

2016 TEACHING FELLOWSHIP WEBINAR

KSTF recently hosted a webinar about the Foundation and our 2016 Teaching Fellows Program. A recorded version of the webinar can be accessed below.

1/29/2015

UNDERSTANDING GLOBAL CHANGE GOOGLE HANGOUT

At 8 pm EST on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, Joe Levine , co-author of Biology—the most widely used high school biology textbook in the nation—discussed climate change with KSTF Fellows and others via a Google Hangout …Read More

4/22/2014

2015 TEACHING FELLOWSHIP WEBINAR

KSTF recently hosted a webinar about our Teaching Fellows Program and the application process. A recorded version of the webinar can be accessed below.

1/02/2014

A NEW DESIGN FOR THE MATHEMATICS CLASSROOM WEBINAR

From 8–9 p.m. EST on Tuesday, January 7, 2014, Senior Fellow Zachary Hermann  will explore an innovative classroom structure that provides students more opportunities to develop important mathematical and 21st century skills. The …Read More

10/29/2013

PLANNING FOR STUDENT VOICE AND CHOICE WEBINAR

KSTF Teaching Fellows Laura Darnall , Liz Beans  and Christopher Lewine will present a session on “Planning for Student Voice and Choice in STEM Classrooms,” on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9 p.m. EST. The session …Read More

10/14/2013

STEM TIPS E-POSIUM SESSION 1 – HORIZON PERSPECTIVE ON STEM TEACHER EDUCATION

From 3 p.m.–4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 29, Dr. Nicole Gillespie , KSTF Executive Director, will serve as guest speaker for the first of three e-posium sessions hosted by Florida STEM TIPS . Her presentation—”Horizon Perspective …Read More

10/04/2013

EDUCATION NATION TEACHER TOWN HALL

On Sunday, October 6, 2013, the fourth annual Education Nation Teacher Town Hall will air live on MSNBC from 12:00–2:00 p.m. EDT. To coincide with the overall theme of this year’s summit, “What It Takes,” the …Read More

9/20/2013

TEAM 2 2013 FALL MEETINGS

Under the guidance of Senior Program Officer  Jeffrey Rozelle , the 2010 cohort met in San Francisco, Calif., from Oct. 25–26 and the 2011 cohort met in Denver, Colo. from Nov. 1–2. During their …Read More

9/20/2013

TEAM 3 2013 FALL MEETING

Team 3, comprised of Teaching Fellows from the 2009 cohort, met in Denver, Colo., from Nov. 1–2. Under the guidance of Senior Program Officer Jeanne Vissa , the Teaching Fellows studied and discussed …Read More