2016 CALIFORNIA SCIENCE EDUCATION CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 21-23, 2016 | Palm Springs, CA

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Below you will find the basic conference schedule for the 2016 California Science Education Conference. This schedule can be used as a general guide in planning your conference participation. Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

This schedule is still being updated with all confirmed events - please check back for updates.

 

Thursday, October 20, 2016

8:00 am - 5:00 pm: ONWARD: Leading the NGSS Implementation in Your District - A Pre-Conference Event for District-Level Science Coaches and TOSAs

4:00 pm - 7:00 pmRegistration Desk Open

Friday, October 21, 2016

7:00 am - 6:00 pmRegistration Desk Open
All day - Field Courses TBA
8:00 am - 9:30 am: Workshops
9:40 am - 11:10 am: Opening General Session and Keynote Address - Chip Yates
11:10 am - 12:30 pm: Exclusive Exhibit Hall Time (Lunch Concessions Open in the Exhibit Hall)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm: Workshops and Focus Speaker
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm: Transition
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Workshops and Focus Speaker
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Short Courses, Primary Pathway, Upper Elementary Pathway
4:00 pm - 4:20 pm: Transition
4:20 pm - 5:50 pm: Workshops
5:50 pm - 6:30 pm: Exclusive Exhibit Hall Time
6:45 pm - 9:00 pm: STEM Pool Party

Saturday, October 22, 2016

7:00 am - 5:45 pm: Registration Desk Open
All day - Field Courses TBA
8:00 am - 9:30 am: Workshops
8:30 am - 11:30 am: Short Courses, Primary Pathway, Upper Elementary Pathway
9:30 am - 10:00 am: Transition
10:00 am - 11:30 am: Workshops and Focus Speaker
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Transition
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Awards Luncheon
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Workshops and Focus Speaker
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm: Exclusive Exhibit Hall Time
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Short Courses, Primary Pathway, Upper Elementary Pathway
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm: Workshops and Focus Speaker
4:30 pm - 4:45 pm: Transition
4:45 pm - 6:15 pm: Workshops
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Evening Event

Sunday, October 23, 2016

7:30 am - 1:00 pm: Registration Desk Open
8:00 am - 9:30 am: Closing General Session and Keynote Address - Dianna Cowern
9:30 am - 9:45 am: Transition
9:45 am - 11:15 am: Workshops
11:15 am - 11:30 am: Transition
11:30 am - 1:00 pm: Workshops