Come learn with us as we explore various STEAM topics!

Looking to increase your content knowledge and engage in cross-curricular activities designed for your classroom? CSATS i-STEAM Workshops provide opportunities for teachers to learn science, engineering, and math through integrated activities from Penn State researchers and faculty with a focus on STEAM concepts.

We are proud to announce our upcoming workshops for the 2016-2017 academic year. We have our first four workshops planned from October-January. Additional workshops will be held in the spring! These workshops will be announced through our STEM-E Newsletters, so please sign up for our mailing list!

Join us in inquiry-based activities and discussions designed to deepen your understanding of STEAM topics aligned to the PA Academic Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. 

Please see our application section for more information on each workshop!

Costs:

All workshops are FREE for teachers, and include a continental breakfast and catered lunch.

Materials Provided:

Many workshops include materials for teachers to take back to their classroom for immediate implementation.

Act 48:

Available through a collaboration with IU#10, Act 48 credit is available for $10.00.

FAQ

Ashley Rapsinski, M. Ed

STEM Outreach Specialist
Research Assistant

Email: | Phone: 814-865-1713


  Upcoming Events:

  Export Events
A list of current Workshops
Workshop Target Audience Length Date/Time Location Registration

Exploring the Highs and Lows of Landscapes: Demystifying Topographic Maps

Teachers grades 4-12

1 Day

Date:
March 2, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Earth and Mineral Science Museum: 16 Deike Building, University Park

Workshop Full

Exploring the Stream and Wetland Ecosystem – Using Ecological Indicators

Teachers grades 6-10

1 Day

Date:
April 29, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Millbrook Marsh Nature Center State College, PA

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  Past Events:

A list of past Workshops
Workshop Target Audience Length Date/Time Location Registration

i-STEAM Workshop: The Art of Science Fun with Frogs: Capturing Observations in Nature

K-4 teachers

1 Day

Date:
October 15, 2016 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Millbrook Marsh

Workshop Complete

i-STEAM Workshop: Survival of the Fittest: How animals adapt and survive

3rd-8th grade teachers

1 Day

Date:
November 19, 2016 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Penn State University
116 Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802

Workshop Complete

Planting SEEDS: Systems-level Environmental Education through Demonstrations in Sustainability

6th-12th grade teachers

1 Day

Date:
December 1, 2016 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
119 and 121 Chambers Building
University Park, PA

Workshop Complete

i-STEAM workshop: Totally Rad: Exploring Radiation and Nuclear Science

Teachers grades 7-12

1 Day

Date:
January 19, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Penn State University Breazeale Nuclear Reactor Classroom

Workshop Complete