Who Should Attend the CA STEAM Symposium?

  • Makerspace presentation Attendees at Reception
    • California Educators, from PK-12, who have, currently are, or plan to align their curriculum and instruction with STEAM learning and opportunities, the Environmental Principles and Concepts (EP&Cs), and the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Particularly, those seeking curricular integration and Maker-driven learning environments.
    • California's District and County Curriculum Administrators working to challenge today's students and better prepare them for college and 21st-century careers, scale STEAM professional learning, and discover ways to broaden quality STEAM education on a systemic level.
    • Higher Education Professionals leading pre-service teaching programs and other pathways to increase and improve the STEAM educator pipeline, as well as those working on inclusive recruitment and persistence initiatives for STEAM majors.
    • National and California Associations and Non-Profit Organizations that promote STEAM awareness and solutions in California schools.
    • Community Programs and Philanthropies that are looking to support and partner with California educators and school districts on successful, scalable programs.
    • Educational Technology Companies promoting new ways of learning—in and out of the classroom.
    • STEAM Industry Business Partners who understand the importance of strong STEAM learning and skills needed to succeed in our 21st-century world.
    • Policymakers who work on innovative partnerships with STEAM industry partners, local schools and districts, and government to support accessible and equitable student learning and STEAM-career experience.