Seattle Girls' School

News and happenings in education from the Head of School, Rafael del Castillo

Friday, June 17, 2011

In Boston for STEM Symposium

Attending the National Coalition of Girls' Schools STEM Symposium. I will be serving on a panel on Tuesday entitled, SPARK GIRLS’ INTEREST IN STEM BY BRINGING REAL WORLD APPLICATIONS INTO THE CLASSROOM, where I will be sharing several SGS signature experiences that bring the "real world" into our classrooms. Among the highlighted programs:

The 5th Grade Salish Seas Expedition -
6th Grade “Grand Rounds” portion of "I Am More Than the Sum of My Parts" -
The recent 7th Grade "Future SGS" Project
The 8th Grade Mission -

The coalition celebrates 20 years of work on behalf of girls and girls' schools across the world. I will blog Monday and Tuesday with some impressions. Attend the symposium virtually at:

1 comment:

  1. Have fun! I am so proud of these girls (especially those Salish Seas stars ;-0)