Past Events

The Graduate School at MSU offers Immersive Visualization Institute (IVI), Summer 2021

Immersive Visualization Institute (IVI): Summer Institute about Digital Display Technology Platforms

Applications for this summer institute are due this Friday, April 16th!

This virtual/hybrid (depending on current COVID-19 conditions) summer institute allows selected graduate students and faculty members to explore the pedagogic possibilities of three exciting large-scale immersive visualization display platforms available at MSU:

Year-end MiSciPLN meeting, Monday, June 7, 2021

Join MiSciPLN for the final meeting of '20-21 on Monday, June 7th, from 9:00am until 3:00pm!

The morning will be focused on hearing stories from Michigan districts about adopting curricula and shifting instruction toward NGSS elementary science expectations.  Several districts will share their stories; they have all selected different curricula, so their diverse experiences should be interesting and helpful for others to hear.

The 2021 NSF Video Showcase for All runs May 11 through May 18, 2021

Don't miss out on this fantastic, interactive event!

This year's showcase features 287 federally funded projects with short videos related to improving STEM and computer science education in K-12, higher ed, and in informal environments. Videos share strategies to address racial and gender inequities and to broaden participation in the midst of COVID. All visitors are invited to view the videos as well as to post to the discussions. Share your perspectives and ideas. Vote for your favorites. Voting and discussion ends on May 18th at 8PM EDT.

NSTA Engage 2021: virtual conference set for April 12 - May 8, 2021.

The annual NSTA conference and expo will be virtual again this year. Experience NSTA’s Engage: Spring21!

The conference will feature inspiring keynote presentations, motivating sessions, unconferences, Marketplace Partner workshops, thought leadership, and so much more.

Don't miss Joe Krajcik on May 5th, from 6:00-6:45pm when he shares resources for assessing and engaging all students in 3-D learning!

Information about this year's conference and registration.

Co-Integrate welcomes Dr. Higinio Dominguez on April 19, 2021

We are excited to announce Co-Integrate Speaker Series spring session of '20-'21. 

Dr. Kristen Bieda will welcome Dr. Higinio Dominguez, Associate Professor in the Department of Teacher Education at Michigan State University. Higinio conceptualizes the mathematics classroom as a vibrant ecology in which life-giving forces meet and diffract. His methodological and analytic approaches focus on following the new patterns and ways of knowing that emerge from these beautiful diffractions.

ML-PBL featured at MiSciPLN meeting, Friday, April 16, 2021

On Friday, April 16, MISciPLN welcomes its founding sponsor, CREATE for STEM’s Joe Krajcik and Sue Codere. They will join us to share their long-awaited, elementary research highlighting the public introduction of 3rd-5th grade Multiple Literacies in Project-Based Learning (MLPBL). The findings thus far have been exciting, and CREATE for STEM is eager to share its work with others!