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Thursday, January 5, 2017

#SAVETHEDATE for #NJSACC's Full #STEAM Ahead 2 a #MiniConference Mar 8th at @KeanUniversity

SAVE THE DATE for NJSACC's Full STEAM Ahead 2, a Mini-Conference - March 8th, 2017 at Kean University!

Registration Opens Soon!

When:  Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Time:  8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Where:   Kean University STEM Building
              1000 Morris Ave
              Union, NJ  07083

NJSACC: The Statewide Network for NewJersey's Afterschool Programs in partnership with C. S. Mott Foundation, Kean University, New Jersey Department of Educaton and the Noyce Foundation Present Full STEAM Ahead! A mini conference dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math

Everyone is talking about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).  Afterschool is a great place to bring in STEAM activities!  But there is often a fear factor when it comes to staff doing STEAM.  Many people feel nervous that they won't do the activities the right way or they think that if they don't have a science background it won't work for them.  But that couldn't be farther from the truth!  Join us to find out how you can implement activities to get the children in your program actively engaged.  Also, find out the benefits of learning along with the children in your program and how it can make a positive and lasting impression!