Join us at the next National Educators' Conference
July 9-11, 2019
in Leesburg, VA
at the Lansdowne Resort & Spa
Featuring Guest Keynote Speakers:
Peter Van Houten
General Manager, Bob’s Metals Inc.
President, ISRI Pacific Northwest Chapter
Managing Director, Neurobiology Imaging Facility
Harvard Medical School
Meteorologist, University of Miami
NOAA/AOML/Hurricane Research Division
Johan Calderon, CW2
Information Technology Specialist
US Army National Guard
Dr. Jenifer Smith
Department of Forensic Sciences
Breakout Sessions include:
Biology - Living Well (NEW!)
JASON for Beginners
Design & Pitch Challenges in STEM (NEW!)
Geometry & Algebra - JASON's ARGO Math (NEW!)
World of Waves plus highlights from Mission 3 (NEW!)
Classic JASON curricula in earth, physical, and life sciences
Recycling Activities Collections
Cross-curricular connections & literacy
Adventure Day Excursions
Getaway to Piscataway
Hard Bargain Farm, Alice Ferguson Foundation
BioBlitz! Forensics and Military Medicine
DC Department of Forensic Sciences & The National Museum of Health and Medicine
Innovations in Car Crash Testing
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)
Wind and Waves
NOAA Center for Weather and Climate, University of Maryland’s Hydrodynamics Lab and the G.L. Martin Wind Tunnel
The Science of Disaster
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
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Check out this recap video of all the exciting action that took place
at the JNC Texas, March 28-30, 2019
The JASON National Educators’ Conference is an annual culmination of accomplishments, an opportunity for JASON to share exciting new projects with you, and for the members of our JASON community to spend valuable time together. Join an unparalleled community of peers of educators, science mentors, curriculum experts and get hands-on as you learn and share best practices for labs, projects, tricky-to-teach concepts, and more.
Whether you are an experienced JASON veteran or brand new to the JASON curriculum, this conference is the perfect place to get hands-on. Participate in labs led by our mentor scientists. Team up with your fellow educators and create engaging science lessons using materials you find around the house. Tackle the trickiest aspects of science teaching and learning and go into the fall more inspired than ever.
Each three-day event featuring hands-on workshops, engaging presenters, and exciting field adventures. Team up with your fellow educators and experience engaging science and engineering lessons using low-cost materials easily accessible to all classroom types. Tackle the trickiest aspects of science teaching and learning and go into the fall more inspired than ever. Hear from leading experts in their fields – in person – and gain deeper understandings of key science concepts and global issues. Every attendee will discover something new, valuable, and usable this year, even if you’ve attended JASON training or conferences in the past.
Join us at the next JNC!
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