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Forty-two Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 29 - April 1, 2017

Anaheim Marriott and Hilton Hotels
Anaheim, California 

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Saturday, April 1 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Getting Our Students Excited About STEM: Creating and Communicating

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The Barboza and Columbia Memorial Space Centers are inspiring junior astronauts, engineers and scientists to participate in the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures. In this session you will become familiar with the curriculum driving this project based-learning that engages students in grades 4-12 in building prototype martian robots, satellites and habitats. (All curriculum is linked to NGSS and CCSS.) Students document what they learn via Kids Talk Radio, a cyber radio station for budding scientists and engineers.

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Bob Barboza

Founder/Director, Barboza Space Center
Bob Barboza is an educator, STEAM++ journalists, designer and founder of the Barboza Space Center and Kids Talk Radio Science. He trains Jr. astronauts, engineers and scientists for the "Occupy Mars Learning Adventures." His students and interns are learning about Mars probes, robot... Read More →

Saturday April 1, 2017 10:45am - 12:00pm PDT
Marriott Room: Platinum 2