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Friday, October 2
 

9:30am EDT

Promoting Children’s Engagement and Thinking through intentional STEM Experiences
Easter Seals of North GA will share implement Think, Try, Talk Framework to assist teachers in developing instruction that helps children understand and learn engineering and scientific processes to promotes student engagement and thinking.

Zoom password: gaeyc

If the presenter’s Zoom crashes, they will move to the conference call line below:
Conference Call: (425) 436-6318
Conference Call Access: 5024708

Presenters
avatar for Ramona Palmer

Ramona Palmer

STEM Coach, Easter Seals of North Georgia
Ramona Palmer is currently an instructional coach at Easter Seals North Georgia, where she works collaboratively with a team to develop and oversee the implementation of a STEM curriculum in their Early Childhood Education centers. In addition, she assists teachers in creating high-quality... Read More →
avatar for Tandy Burroughs

Tandy Burroughs

STEM Coach, Easter Seals of North GA
Tandy Burroughs is a native of New York City and has lived in many different cities around the United States before settling in Atlanta, Georgia. Tandy has been a Head Start teacher for over twenty years, starting off as an assistant teacher and working her way up as she achieved... Read More →
avatar for Juwana Riggins-Simon

Juwana Riggins-Simon

STEM Coach, Easter Seals of North GA
Juwana Riggins-Simon has served in the education field for the past 13 years in many different capacities. She has previously taught, as well as served as a Reading Interventionist, in New Orleans Charter School Collaborative. Upon returning to Atlanta, she taught with Clayton County... Read More →


Friday October 2, 2020 9:30am - 11:00am EDT
TBA

2:30pm EDT

Ready, Set, Build! Retooling the Possibilities of Block Play
From building to breaking down, this interactive session will embrace the power of block play and the best practices that support early learners.

Zoom password: gaeyc

If the presenter’s Zoom crashes, they will move to the conference call line below:
Conference Call: (425) 436-6318
Conference Call Access: 5024708

Presenters
avatar for Dr. Joye Bradley

Dr. Joye Bradley

Early Learning Coordinator, Clayton County Public Schools
Dr. Joye Bradley is dedicated to increasing early learning achievement. As an advocate for teaching and learning for over 25 years, she currently supports Clayton County Public Schools as the Coordinator for Early Learning. Her passion for preschool and the love for children is evident... Read More →


Friday October 2, 2020 2:30pm - 4:00pm EDT
TBA
 
Saturday, October 3
 

2:30pm EDT

Coaching and Reflective Practice for Promoting STEM Education
This partnership project was designed to support teachers’ integration of intentional STEM experiences into daily classroom. A comprehensive reflective practice professional learning model was leveraged to support teachers’ STEM implementation.

Zoom password: gaeyc

If the presenter’s Zoom crashes, they will move to the conference call line below:
Conference Call: (425) 436-6327
Conference Call Access: 3374132

Presenters
avatar for Natasha Battle-Edwards

Natasha Battle-Edwards

STEM Project Manager, Easterseals of North Georgia
Natasha Battle-Edwards is the STEM Project Manager for Easter Seals North Georgia. Easter Seals is an ECE nonprofit organization that has been serving children with disabilities and their families for over 50 years. In her current role, she oversees a pilot project focusing on the... Read More →
avatar for Charlisa Dixon

Charlisa Dixon

Education Disabilities and Coach Specialist, Easter Seals North Georgia, Inc.
Charlisa Dixon started her career with Easter Seals of North Georgia as the Lead STEM Coach for STEM Project then into Education Coach Specialist to bring STEM into the entire organization. . Before then, she was an Education Coach with ChildCare Education Institute training ECE professionals... Read More →


Saturday October 3, 2020 2:30pm - 4:00pm EDT
TBA