Preparing for the 2013 STEM Forum & Expo
This web seminar took place on March 25, 2013. Part I: Calling First-Time Presenters!
took place from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. eastern daylight time. The presenter was
Tanisha Wesby, chair of the 2013 STEM Forum & Expo
steering committee. Part II: How to Maximize Your Participation in the STEM Forum
took place from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. eastern daylight time. The presenters were
the members of the 2013 STEM Forum & Expo steering committee:
Amy Bodin, Margie Gifford-Hawkins,
Mijana Lockard, John Quinn, Jennifer
Martin, Tanisha Wesby, and
The PowerPoint, related resources from the NSTA Learning Center, and web links from
the presentation are now contained in the above resource collection. Clicking on
the collection link will place it in your Learning Center, My Library,
neatly organized under the My Resource Collections tab.
During Part I of this web seminar Ms. Wesby shared tips for first-time presenters
of the STEM Forum. She discussed FAQs then responded to questions submitted by participants.
In Part II of the web seminar, members of the 2013 STEM Forum & Expo steering committee
shared highlights of the upcoming event, including a look at the sessions within
each conference strand. Participants checked their knowledge of STEM by responding
to trivia questions, and they had a chance to ask questions of the presenters.
One participant of Part II of the web seminar, selected at random from all the attendees,
won a complimentary registration to the 2013 STEM Forum & Expo. The winner is Jan
French, 3-6 science teacher at Cincinnati Country Day School in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Congratulations, Jan! We look forward to seeing you in St. Louis in May!
Seminar participants received an NSTA SciGuide. A certificate of attendance
was deposited into participants' My PD Record and Certificates area in
the NSTA Learning Center for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.
Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions,
and a job well done!
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Underwritten by the National Science Teachers Association