Science Education Center

PreK-8 Science Update Conference

Every spring since 1985 the Science Education Center has hosted the Annual PreK-8 Science Update Conference.  The purpose of this local conference is to bring teachers together to share activities and ideas for improving the teaching of science in preschool through 8th grade.  Presenters at this conference includes outstanding science teachers who are willing to share their expertise.  The conference also includes commercial exhibitors who share want is new in the area of science education.

2016 WIU PreK-8 Science Update Conference

Science in the Classroom: Linking The Nature of Science and NGSS

  • April 22, 2016
  • Horrabin Hall - Western Illinois University - Macomb, Illinois
  • PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
REGISTRATION & SESSION PROPOSAL FORMS

General Registration
(word version) (pdf version)

Presenters
(word version) (pdf version)

Exhibitors & Vendors
(word version ) (pdf version)

STUDENT REGISTRATION FORMS

Visiting Students
(word version) (pdf version)

WIU Students
(word version) (pdf version)

Conference Parking
Visitors to the WIU Campus attending the 2016 PreK-8 Science Update Conference may park in one of the parking lots near Horrabin Hall.  It is suggested you park either in the parking lot south of Horrabin Hall and west of the WIU Library, or in the parking lot north of Horrabin Hall (Higgins Hall Parking Lot).  DO NOT PARK IN ANY RESERVED SPACES.  If you have a displayed handicapped permit you are allowed to use the spaces marked for handicapped parking.  If you have a WIU issued registration parking permit then you are required to park in the area designated by your parking permit.

 

 PAST PROGRAMS
  • 2014 PreK-8 Science Update Conference | Program
  • 2013 PreK-8 Science Update Conference | Program
  • 2012 PreK-8 Science Update Conference | Program
  • 2011 PreK-8 Science Update Conference | Program
  • 2010 PreK-8 Science Update Conference |  Program
  • 2009 PreK-8 Science Update Conference | Program