2024 STEM Conference: Get Your STEM Game On!

Date:     March 15, 2024
Time:     9:00am-3:15pm   

Location: NCCAT
          276 NCCAT Dr 
          Cullowhee, NC 28723

Fee:      $45 WRESA Members
          $70 Non-Members

**NOTE: We have a No Refund policy for our WRESA courses. However, you are welcome to send a
colleague in your place. Contact LaDonna Sluder at lsluder@wresa.org or 828-774-5681 (ext 102)
if you need to change the name of the person attending.

Audience: K-12 Educators passionate about enhancing STEM education!

CEUs:     5 Contact hours
What to Bring: Your own device


  🚀 Explore the Future of STEM Education!

🔍 Keynote Speaker:   Ian Selig

    “Innovation Unleashed: Navigating the STEM Landscape with AI”




In the rapidly evolving landscape of education, Artificial Intelligence (AI) stands at the forefront of innovation, particularly in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields. The keynote presentation “AI in Education: Amplifying Teaching and Learning” is designed to delve into the transformative role of AI in reshaping education. Ian aims to explore the multifaceted applications of AI in enhancing both teaching methodologies and learning experiences within STEM disciplines. It will provide educators with insightful knowledge and practical tools to effectively use AI technologies and integrate them into curricula.       

🔬 Exciting Breakout Sessions – Just to name a few!  

  • Math and Science Soar with Aviation
  • EdTech and Fun for Teachers
  • Leveraging AI to Save Time and Create Content
  • GLHF (Good Luck, Have Fun!) Esports
  • Maverick Moves in STEM Ed – Taking the Danger Zone Out of AI
  • Using My NASA Data in the Classroom to Improve Data Literacy
  • Active Learning and AI
  • Supercharge Your Teaching (and Yourself!) with Nonfiction Trade Books
  • Cray-zy Explorations:  Diving into the World of Freshwater Aquatic Biology and the  Discovery of a New Crayfish Species in North Carolina
  • Painting with Plants:  Landscape Architecture as an Unconventional Career Path for Artists, Engineers, and Scientists Alike
  • Notice and Wonder:  Using Phenomena to Support Science Instruction
  • Science Talk: Engaging Students in Productive Scientific Discourse 
  • Authentic Integration of Science & Literacy 
  • Level Up Your Teaching Game: AI Tools to Save Time in the Classroom
  • Crafting Creative Magic with AI for Student Success

If you have additional questions, contact Candie Sellers at csellers@wresa.org

If you are unsure whether your school system is a WRESA member, click  WRESA MEMBER List.