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2nd Annual STEAM Colloquium
"Full STEAM Ahead"

February 2, 2012 * 8:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. * Hilton Concord

The CCCOE STEAM Colloquium is a forum to discuss and share best practices in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) education. Participants will include educators, business leaders, and community organizations. The colloquium will include breakout sessions and a keynote speaker. 

Please visit the  STEAM Colloquium registration site for sign-up info and event updates!

Planned Schedule of Events:

7:30 - 8:00 Registration, Poster Session

8:00 - 8:45 Opening Remarks

9:00 - 11:45 Breakout Sessions

12:00 - 1:30 Keynote: Georgette Yakman, Founder, STEAM Education
STEAM Education - Integrated Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. A substantiated and reality-based framework for teaching across the disciplines.

Georgette Yakman - While working on advanced certificates from VATech in Integrated STEM Education, Ms. Yakman developed an educational framework called STEAM. She taught STEAM at a disadvantaged rural high school where she started a nationally winning engineering team her first year. She is the immediate-past president of her state division of teachers. In 2011 she co-launched a movement in Korea to use STEAM nationally as an innovative way to teach K-12.

Tickets are $25.00 and include a continental breakfast and lunch.

Mail checks by January 27, 2012 to:
Hilary Dito, STEAM Coordinator
Contra Costa County Office of Education
77 Santa Barbara Road
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

For more information, contact Hilary Dito at (925) 942-3396  

We look forward to seeing you!



For more information regarding CCCOE STEAM, please visit our website.



Hilary Haugen Dito
CCCOE STEAM Coordinator



Associate Superintendent, Pamela Comfort, Ed.D.





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