Science/Technology/Engineering Teachers Professional Development Day 2018 for K-12

November 2, 2018
Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa Conference Center. Address: 5480 Grand Paci.ic Drive• Carlsbad, CA 92008

Preliminary Schedule

8:15-8:30 am Registration and breakfast. Teachers will post topics for ‘Unconference’

*8:30-9:30 William Soo Hoo, Ph.D. Senior Director at Sorrento Therapeutics Inc. Dr. Soo Hoo also holds a Masters degree in Christian Apologetics from Biola University and is a speaker with Stand to Reason. Title: Science & Faith: The War of Worldviews?

*9:30-10:30 Dianne Anderson, Ph.D. Professor of Biology at Point Loma Nazarene University. Title: Using Concept Cartoons to Teach Difficult Concepts

10:30-10:45 Break

*10:45-11:30 Breakout: Technology for Lower School Teachers

*10:45-11:30 Technology for MS/HS – Dr. Mike Leih, PLNU: Learning to Program a Raspberry Pi

*11:30-12:15 Hands-on activities/lesson plans

12:15-12:45 Lunch Opportunity to network and share lesson plans and hands-on activities

*12:45-1:45 Unconference: Teacher-driven topics and lesson plans

*1:45-2:45 Crosscutting concept: A powerful component of NGSS. Teachers Kelly and Culley (Santa Fe Christian Schools)

• Cost is $40 per teacher payable to ‘Science & Faith Alliance’

• Workshop costs are partially subsidized by Science & Faith Alliance

• Great opportunity, but space is limited - so please register soon!

To register:

Please e-mail Celeste Bailey at ncbailey@safalliance.org and include: Your name, school’s name, grade level and subject(s).
The conference is NGSS aligned*