You are Invited: Targeting Top Teachers for Superior STEM Education

Invitation to a Wilson Center on the Hill and Program on America and the Global Economy Event:

Targeting Top Teachers For Superior STEM Education

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 

9:00-10:15 a.m.

B-354 Rayburn House Office Building

  With the impending reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the issue of teacher quality is one of particular interest for the upcoming session. A panel of Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows will discuss the characteristics and considerations that a definition for Highly Effective STEM Teachers should address. The Fellows will also address the impact of high quality professional development programs by outlining their experiences and observations.

BUFFY CUSHMAN-PATZ, Middle and High School Mathematics, Hawaii

MICHAEL INMAN, High School Physics and General Science, Washington

GERALDINE ROBBINS, High School Mathematics, Florida

KEVIN SIMMONS, High School Physics, Chemistry, and Aerospace Science, Florida

Moderated by: KENT HUGHES, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center

Please RSVP acceptances only to onthehill@wilsoncenter.org or 202-691-4357.

Posted by: PAGE Staff

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