Initial Publication Date: March 1, 2023

STEM Teacher Leadership Academy 2023
Organization: Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Content Area: Space Science / Astronomy
Grade-level Audience: High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), Primary (K-2)
When Offered: June to August
Cost: Stipend paid
Format: In-Person only
Application Deadline: March 15, 2023
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Join this inaugural cohort of accomplished STEM educators as they take on deep inquiry and informal learning connections alongside engineers, researchers, and museum specialists. Be a part of a community of teacher leaders who wish to expand upon their practice, engage in reimagined engineering challenges, and return to the classroom feeling energized and empowered.

This program is designed for K-12 teachers in the National Capital Region who wish to infuse science, technology, engineering, and math into their lessons and explore interdisciplinary project design. Participants in this program will receive a $1,000 stipend and educational resources for their classroom.

The Academy will take place on-site in Washington, D.C., and Chantilly, Virginia from Monday, July 31 - Friday, August 4, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Applications are due by March 15, 2023.


What will you gain?

Teachers will gain new insights into STEM technologies and careers, a deeper sense of purpose within their work, and a network of educators nearby!

Who should apply?

K-12 STEM Educators teaching full time in the National Capital Region.