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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Release No. COC-03.02.17-STEM
March 2, 2017
College to Sponsor SCV Student STEM Showcase
Subject: The Santa Clarita Valley Student STEM Showcase will provide a demonstration to local employers and industry partners on the hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) experiences of local students.
Event: Sponsored by the College of the Canyons Deputy Sector Navigator for Information Communication and Technologies & Digital Media, the William S. Hart Union High School District, and Saugus Union School District, the Santa Clarita Valley Student STEM Showcase will feature STEM-related demonstrations from students of all grade levels.
The Student STEM Showcase is the Santa Clarita Valley's first ever STEM collaboration of its kind. At the event, students from the Saugus Union School District, William. S. Hart Union High School District, College of the Canyons, and California State University, Northridge will work together to demonstrate their 21st century skills in computer networking, engineering, computer science, manufacturing and other advanced technologies.
Maria Blue, teacher and member of the California Science Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee (CFCC), will be the keynote speaker. Blue will speak about Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and how they have had a positive impact in preparing students for STEM coursework and careers.
Time: 12:30 to 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2017; keynote presentation 12:30 to 1 p.m.
Location: Emblem Academy, 22635 Espuella Drive, Saugus, CA 91350
Contact: Eric Harnish, Public Information Office, (661) 362-3429