Tuesday, April 29, 2014

May: The Everyday Importance of STEM (Choice/ACRL)

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
UPDATED TIME 2 pm – 3 pm EST

How learning about science and technology can promote success in all aspects of our lives (subtitle)
Join John Rennie, Editorial Director of AccessScience and Carl Sagan Award winner for Public Understanding of Science, as he presents the argument that proper comprehension of science and technology is essential for today's citizens to more successfully negotiate not just their careers, but even their everyday lives.

Librarians and faculty play a crucial role in helping foster this success through their choice of offerings. Discover what approaches to science education will best hook the diverse audiences that educators and librarians reach, as well as what kinds of science resources will help your constituents enjoy enhanced career success—and build the critical thinking skills and working habits that will serve them for a lifetime.