Archives: Events

Sunstones at The Lawrence
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

Supporting Scientific Argumentation Skills in Elementary Science Students

A fundamental aspect of science learning is sharing your thinking and reasoning by articulating how evidence supports or refutes your…

Children playing on the DNA sculpture at the Lawrence
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Amgen Biotech Experience Abridged Series Professional Development

The Amgen Biotech Experience (ABE) program provides cutting-edge biotechnology laboratory activities and real-world applications for high school biology classrooms. This…

Two children and a staff member are working together during a science activity.

Designing Augmented Reality that Supports Family Conversation: What we Learned From a Recent Exhibit Study

Augmented Reality (AR) is an increasingly popular educational technology in museum spaces that blends virtual and real-life experiences. A challenge…

The Lawrence Hall of Science
2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Rethinking the Design of 3D Elementary Assessments: Considering the Role of Language in Science Learning

The intersection between science understanding and the ways ideas are communicated has long presented challenges for equitable science teaching and…

Children playing on Pheena the Whale
2:35 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Leading the Charge for Science: Empowering Leaders Towards Equity-driven Systems Change

Join us to uncover the transformative potential of systems thinking for improving K-12 science! Engage in practical exercises and gain…

Students in front of The Lawrence
1:05 p.m.–2:15 p.m. MDT

Using Issues in Sustainability to Promote Equitable Science Learning

Teacher leaders will learn how to reframe science learning around sustainability issues based on the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals. They…