Participant Feedback RESET’s 1/15/11 Volunteer Meeting

Participant Feedback RESET’s 1/15/11 Volunteer Meeting

Seminar Evaluation Form results: Things that worked well: –  Overall, I think that was a very good meeting. Having elementary school teachers at the meeting and on the ReSET Board is an excellent idea. Their remarks at the meeting were quite insightful. Keeping the meeting to a 2 hour limit is also a good idea,…

Recruiting Idea

Recruiting Idea

  From veteran RESET volunteer Rich Repplier: John, Today I posted RESET ads at these places in Centreville: 2 Giants (3 X 5s) 1 Shoppers (8-1/2 X 11) 1 Starbucks (8-1/2 X 11) The Goddard School (8-1/2 X 11) You can cover lots of places in a short time – you just pick a shopping…

RESET Volunteer Wayne Sukow’s Minerals Experiment

RESET Volunteer Wayne Sukow’s Minerals Experiment

Hi RESET’ers: If you’re interested in working with students on the experiment Wayne describes (below)let me know (johnmeagher@cox.net). I have some mineral sets in the RESET supply stock. John Hi John, This is just a brief note to bring you up to date on my 2010 RESET classroom activities. This afternoon I finished the fourth…

RESET Volunteer Marty Stein ‘s Waterborne Disease Session

RESET Volunteer Marty Stein ‘s Waterborne Disease Session

From RESET Volunteer Marty Stein: Washington Latin is doing what they call water world.  I plan to discuss the dangers of unclean water, a major problem, and some of the diseases that are transmitted in contaminated water.  I ordered a complete distillation kit for Carolina Biological.  They have  assembled everything I will need and it is very sexy and…

Local DC STEM Advocate Elected to National Board

Local DC STEM Advocate Elected to National Board

RESET’s November 2010 newsletter included a quote from Mary Lord, DC Ward 2 State Board of Education member, a long-time STEM education advocate.  This week Ms. Lord was  elected to the Board of the National Association of State Boards of Education (see press release below).  A step forward for science and math education. Press release below…  …