Teacher Tuesdays will kick off its series of engaging workshops and professional development opportunities with a Virtual STEAM Resource Fair. The Fair will highlight many community and business organizations offering STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) resources, and provide educators with ways to incorporate these into their classrooms and programs. Presenters will include:

  • Peoria Symphony Orchestra
  • Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
  • Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center
  • Society of Women Engineers
  • West Central AHEC
  • CAT Technical Information Center and Engineering Library
  • Center for Math, Science, and Technology (CeMaST)

The event is free and open to the public, and teachers may be eligible to earn ISBE professional development hours by attending.

For more information contact University of Illinois Extension Youth Development Educators Emily Schoenfelder, eschoe@illinois.edu or Judy Schmidt, schmid7@illinois.edu.