Come learn with us as we explore various STEAM topics!

Looking to increase your content knowledge and engage in cross-curricular activities designed for your classroom? CSATS i-STEAM Workshops provide opportunities for teachers to learn science, engineering, and math through integrated activities from Penn State researchers and faculty with a focus on STEAM concepts.

We are proud to announce our upcoming workshops for the 2017-2018 academic year.  These workshops will be announced through our STEM-E Newsletters, so please sign up for our mailing list!

Join us in inquiry-based activities and discussions designed to deepen your understanding of STEAM topics aligned to the PA Academic Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. 

Please see our application section for more information on each workshop!

Costs:

All workshops are FREE for teachers, and include a continental breakfast and catered lunch.

Materials Provided:

Many workshops include materials for teachers to take back to their classroom for immediate implementation.

Act 48:

Act 48 credit is available.

FAQ

Ashley Rapsinski, M. Ed

Research Assistant

Email: | Phone: 814-865-1713


  Upcoming Events:

  Export Events
A list of current Workshops
Workshop Target Audience Length Date/Time Location Registration

i-STEAM Workshop: The Highs and Lows of Landscapes: Demystifying Topographic Maps

Teachers of grades 5-10

1 Day

Date:
October 28, 2017 (all day)

Location:
Earth and Mineral Science Museum: 16 Deike Building, University Park

Workshop Full

  Past Events:

A list of past Workshops
Workshop Target Audience Length Date/Time Location Registration

i-STEAM Workshop: Survival of the Fittest: How animals adapt and survive

3rd-8th grade teachers

1 Day

Date:
November 19, 2016 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Penn State University
116 Chambers Building
University Park, PA 16802

Workshop Complete

Planting SEEDS: Systems-level Environmental Education through Demonstrations in Sustainability

6th-12th grade teachers

1 Day

Date:
December 1, 2016 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
119 and 121 Chambers Building
University Park, PA

Workshop Complete

i-STEAM workshop: Totally Rad: Exploring Radiation and Nuclear Science

Teachers grades 7-12

1 Day

Date:
January 19, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Penn State University Breazeale Nuclear Reactor Classroom

Workshop Complete

Everyone Engineers: Designing Bridges: Balance, Forces, and Civil Engineering

Elementary and Middle School Teachers

1 Day

Date:
February 10, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Kinzua Bridge State Park Visitors Center 296 Viaduct Road, Mt Jewett, PA 16740

Workshop Complete

Exploring the Highs and Lows of Landscapes: Demystifying Topographic Maps

Teachers grades 4-12

1 Day

Date:
March 2, 2017 from 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location:
Earth and Mineral Science Museum: 16 Deike Building, University Park

Workshop Complete