From the Regional Math & Science Center at Grand Valley State University
October 2017 | Volume 24, Number 6
Join Us for Chemistry at the Mall on Saturday, October 21st
Please join the Western Michigan local section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) as they host Chemistry at the Mall on Saturday, October 21st, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Woodland Mall in Grand Rapids. This event will feature free demonstrations and activities for kids of all ages presented by chemistry clubs from local colleges, universities, and area businesses.
Monthly Newsletter Features
RMSC Director’s Notes
Monthly Updates from the Director's Desk.
This month's topic: Michigan Math and Science Centers Network supports science curricular options
Connections for the STEM Classroom
Don’t Go It Alone!
Many Resources are Available to Help Educators Navigate the New Michigan Science Standards
Calendar of Events
Get Ready for the Fall Science Update Conference
The Regional Math and Science Center cordially invites you to attend Fall Science Update on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 on the Allendale campus. This full day conference offers offer 25 elementary and secondary breakout sessions on topics including technology, science content, standards, pedagogy, and informal science. Registration is now open!
Save the Date for Math in Action Conference
Math in Action presents lively and informative discussions of current issues in mathematics education while providing an opportunity for practicing PreK -12 teachers, prospective teachers, curriculum directors, and college and university faculty to share ideas, concerns, and resources.
Students and Teachers – Register now for the Genetic Update Conference
Please join us for the annual Genetic Update Conference presented by Dr. Sam Rhine. This year’s conference will be held Monday, October 30, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the Grand Valley State University Allendale campus.
Science Olympiad Team Scholarships Available for New Teams in Region 12
Create a Science Olympiad team and compete in the 2018 Region 12 Science Olympiad Tournament!
Thinking of Being a Veterinarian? Plan to Attend this One-Day Event
A day long educational event for high school juniors and seniors and undergraduate college students interested in careers in veterinary medicine.
Adopt-a-Beach Reports Great Results from 2016
We're celebrating the beginning of Adopt-a-Beach season by looking back at the hard work of all our volunteers last year!