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Saturday, February 23


Effective Science, Robotics, Engineering and Technology Explorations that Ignite STEAM Learning
Speaker will actively engage participants with explorations that demonstrate the WOW power of STEAM, and she will offer proven ways to help gifted students understand real-world STEAM and engage with sustained learning.  She will demonstrate how to engage students, unleash skills, and develop deep learning with fascinating STEAM tasks!

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Donna Knoell

Educational Consultant
Dr. Donna L. Knoell is an esteemed, highly sought after speaker and technology and educational consultant who works with schools, school districts, and teachers to help them improve their instructional programs, with special emphasis on advancing achievement and engagement for Gifted... Read More →

Saturday February 23, 2019 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Madera Room
Sunday, February 24


High Motivational Project-Based Learning: Mars, Robots and STEAM++
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn how we motivate our students using STEAM++ project-based learning, robot design, studying Mars, and conducting space science experiments. Your students can participate in our annual robot showcases in Los Angeles and Long Beach. We have new opportunities for your students to write for Kids Talk Radio Science and the Barboza Space Center. Learn how we design prototypes of satellites, Mars robots, and Martian habitats through distance learning and STEAM ++ graphic organizers.

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Bob Barboza

Founder/Director, Barboza Space Center, Long Beach Unified School District
Bob Barboza is an educator, STEAM++ journalist and founder/director of the Barboza Space Center and Kids Talk Radio Science. He manages teams of students in a junior astronaut fellowship program in the Long Beach Unified School District. His international space science STEAM++ program... Read More →

Sunday February 24, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
San Jacinto Room

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