Past Events

CREATE Speaker Series welcomes Dr. Janice Gobert, Nov. 16, 2022

Please join us on Wednesday, November 16th, as we host Dr. Janice Gobert from Rutgers University as the third of our 22/23 Science Speaker Series guests.

Janice will be talking about her research on assessment design and computational techniques that can be used in keeping with the Net Generation Science Standards. 


We hope to see you in person in CREATE on Wednesday the 16th! If you need to attend via Zoom, please register at: 

PER seminar with Dr. Shuly Kapon, Technion University, Nov. 16, 2022

The MSU/Physics Education Research Lab is pleased to welcome Prof. Shulamit Kapon, Faculty of Education in Science and Technology, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, on November 16, 2022 . Shuly will be giving a talk from 3:00-4:00pm in 1400 BPS (BioPhysical Sciences building). 

Please join us! Dr. Kapon will be talking about illuminating and problematizing different facets of the challenges and tensions in achieving equitable and inclusive physics education.

Feel free to share this information broadly with colleagues. 


Co-Integrate, Monday, Nov. 14th, at 1:30 - Dr. Higinio Dominguez

Don't miss Dr. Hignio Dominguez and his research team on Monday, Nov. 14th, at 1:30 in the CREATE seminar space.

They will be sharing their research focused on "Animating Mathematical Concepts...(and the learning of teachers, students and researchers)" as the second installment of the 22/23 Co-Integrate series. 

Please plan to join us and we would appreciate any help spreading the word!

See flyer below

CREATE for STEM, with support from CEPSE, offers NGSS Assessment workshop

The CREATE for STEM Institute at Michigan State University, with support from Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education (CEPSE), is excited to hold the NGSS Assessment Workshop for area teachers, teacher leaders, and district science coordinators,  Thursday, October 27th through October 29th, 2022.

Tentative work schedule

The workshop schedule will be

MEA and CREATE for STEM at MSU bring you professional learning opportunities - that aren't scary!

The Michigan Education Association (MEA) is excited to bring you an October filled with professional development with help from the CREATE for STEM Institute at Michigan State University. 

All of the sessions are offered after school hours via webinar format. 

The first session is Oct 11, 6-7:30pm: Grammar for ELA Teachers: Resources You Can Use Right Now

Dr. Justin Carmel presentation, Sept. 28, 2022, NEW ZOOM INFO

You are invited to join us in the CREATE seminar space as we welcome Dr. Justin Carmel from Florida International University on September 28, 2022. Justin is returning to MSU (after several years away) to visit with STEM colleagues and give a presentation titled "Characterizing and Evaluating Engagement in Scientific Practices in the Chemistry Laboratory". His talk is scheduled for noon and there will be time for Q & A. 

Light refreshments will be provided!

NARST to host "Incorporating NGSS into Informal Education Settings", 9/21/22

Upcoming Virtual Event! How To Better Incorporate the US's Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) into Informal Education Settings

This presentation will consist of a brief overview of the "basics" of the NGSS and how to apply this knowledge to create and to better align your organization's education efforts with the NGSS.

Sept 21 3:00-4:30pm EST

Contact: Stephen McCloskey: stephen.mccloskey[at]