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Ten 80 STEM Innovators-in-Training Portland, OR-March 7

“Join Ten80’s team of STEM professionals, regional leaders and professionals from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in a one-day version of the Innovators-in-Training Challenge. Students form teams then split up to attend workshops that focus on one or more of the four critical aspects of innovation: the engineering process, enterprise process, content & skills and leadership. The team comes back together to learn about intellectual property (IP) and to work on phase one of the challenge: the 30-second elevator pitch.”

When: Monday, March 7th, 9:30am-1:30pm

Where: University of Portland, 5000 N Willamette Blvd.

“Ten80 develops and publishes K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum, trains educators in the art of STEM and organizes events that motivate students to engage and learn over time. Ten80 is a team of education and STEM professionals who saw the need for a more integrated, interactive way of teaching science and mathematics back in the 1990’s. Today we embrace the term STEM as an opportunity to provide that new experience for students through problem and project-based learning … that doesn’t forget the learning.”

“Join Ten80’s team of STEM professionals, regional leaders and professionals from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in a one-day version of the Innovators-in-Training Challenge. Students form teams then split up to attend workshops that focus on one or more of the four critical aspects of innovation: the engineering process, enterprise process, content & skills and leadership. The team comes back together to learn about intellectual property (IP) and to work on phase one of the challenge: the 30-second elevator pitch.”

“All students that attend the Experience are invited to continue working on their ideas through the Student Innovators-in-Training Challenge.  Teams will win $500 per team member in each of three phases: Pitch, Plan & Propose.  The Implementation phase of the Challenge requires additional registration. The minimum number of students per organization is five (5).  Five students is the minimum because the event is designed around a team-oriented challenge.”

Please email Elizabeth Stripling (estripling@artofstem.com) ASAP if you are interested in knowing more. You can reserve your seats online if you are ready to say yes. Register Online at www.Ten80Education.com/?p=562 . Select Portland from the pull down menu.

 

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About Heidi DeGarmo, South-Metro Salem STEM Webmaster (137 Articles)
Heidi DeGarmo is a senior at OregonTech majoring in IT-Health Informatics. As a combat veteran it is a passion of hers to pay it forward. The South Metro-Salem STEM Partnership (SMSP) is a collaboration of school districts, community colleges, universities, out-of-school programs and business and community partners that is focused on increasing student access and success in STEM fields.