Events

Local Collaboratives host a variety of events for STEM practitioners including girl-serving organizations, K-12 formal and informal educators, higher education faculty, industry and business leaders, and government.

New Collaboratives begin with a Kick-Off Conference to announce the project and to begin networking among participants. Programs enter their information into the NGCP online Program Directory and begin collaborating with other partners. A Collaboration Forum is held to share strategies for successful partnerships and provide planning time for collaborative mini-grant projects.

Collaboratives also host two Professional Development Forums that provide exemplary practices and strategies, highlight local programs and resources, and continue the valuable networking experience.

Once mini-grants are complete, Collaboratives will hold a Collaboration Conference. At this conference, grantees will have an opportunity to present their projects to a large group. Collaborative successes are shared and additional networking and professional development activities are offered at this event.

In addition to in-person events, the National Leadership Team hosts free webinars to present effective programs and exemplary practices for working with girls in STEM, including current research, program models and useful resources.

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How to Register for an Event (Windows Media version) (Quicktime version) (Approximately 5 minutes)

 


"My participation in NGCP events has been tremendously beneficial. The information I’ve received is relevant and pertinent to my work goals related to STEM programming. Before working with the NGCP it was time consuming and exhausting to navigate the glut of information out there regarding STEM for girls. Because STEM is only a portion of what I do in my job, it really wasn’t time well spent. I place great value and get a huge return on the time invested in attending NGCP events."

 

Upcoming events

Title Datesort icon Location Type of event Presented by
STEMwise Forum - Great Plains 10/08/2015 Sioux Falls, South Dakota Forum Event Great Plains Girls Collaborative Project
OGCP Engaging Girls in STEM Newport Forum 05/15/2015 Newport, Oregon Forum Event Oregon Girls Collaborative Project
OGCP Engaging Girls Bend Forum 05/08/2015 Bend, Oregon Forum Event Oregon Girls Collaborative Project
Engaging Youth in STEM with SciGirls! A PNWGCP Forum 04/25/2015 Seattle, Washington Forum Event Pacific Northwest Girls Collaborative Project
CoCoSTEM Role Models Matter Training - April 11 04/11/2015 Durango, Colorado Forum Event Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM (CoCoSTEM)
CoCoSTEM SciGirls Training 04/10/2015 Durango, Colorado Forum Event Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM (CoCoSTEM)
CoCoSTEM Role Models Matter Training - April 10 04/10/2015 Durango, Colorado Forum Event Colorado Collaborative for Girls in STEM (CoCoSTEM)
SciGirls Training University of Albany 03/28/2015 Albany , New York Training event SciGirls , New York STEAM Girls Collaborative
STEAM Powered Collaborations for Girls: Celebrating the Successes! 03/28/2015 Lafayette, Louisiana Conference Louisiana STEM Girls Collaborative Project
SciGirls Professional Development- Copperas Cove 03/28/2015 Copperas Cove, Texas Training event Texas Girls Collaborative Project, SciGirls
SciGirls Professional Development Workshop for New Orleans, LA educators entitled, STEM-tastic: Getting Girls Excited about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math with SciGirls! 03/21/2015 New Orleans, Louisiana Training event Louisiana STEM Girls Collaborative Project, SciGirls