Teachers of students in grades K-12 are invited to the University of Maine on April 18 to learn about Maine workforce development needs and how to bring STEM-related (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) innovation back to their classrooms.
The day at the University of Maine will include the following activities:
- Designing a wind blade at the Advanced Structures and Composites Center;
- Creating a new food product at the Foster Center for Student Innovation; and
- Learning about growing fish at the Aquaculture Resource Center.
The day’s events, which last from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., are free for teachers. Advance registration is required.
Visit the University of Maine website for more details and registration information.
Resources and more information
- Anita Bernhardt, Science and Technology Specialist
Maine Department of Education
On Twitter: @mdoeSTEM
- STEM Education at the Maine DOE