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Name, School / Business - Program Title


3D Printing Activities in IED and DM

Tanya Snook


A Taste of Launch

Donna Wise


Achieving Academic Excellence by STEMifying BMS and ENG

Jean Langevine and Marsha Ricks



Jasen Ritter


AVID + PLTW: Success with a Partnered Approach

Jasen Ritter and Tina Dellinger


Beyond the Beanstalk: Connecting Launch to Literature

Casey Custer


Computer Science Through the Eyes of Students

Susan Jones


Cybersecurity Panel



Day in the Life of a BMS Student

Brooke Pendleton and Mike Jones


Designing Your Own PBL for ELLs

Sonia Cuellar


EDD with Alignment to the Innovative Portal

Dale Coalson


Everything you Need to Know About Getting Started in HBS

Massie Mahzoon-Hagheghi


Extended Learning Project for IED Design Process

Robert Gopffarth and Greg Gopffarth


Formal/Informal Assessment Tools for the PLTW Classroom

Ronald Bell


Getting Started – Implementing Quality Programs

Gwen Schuster-Hayes


Grants for PLTW

Judea Goins-Andrews


Green Architecture in Middle School

Jill Burgess


How Launch Enhances your Science Curriculum

Kelly Dyer


How to become the MacGyver of IED!

Misty Coyle-Jacobs

How to Promote Engineering for Girls

Dorice Warren and Sergio Flores


Implementing PLTW: Jumping in with Both Feet

Valarie Londrie


Industry Certifications for PLTW Programs

Aurelien Mansier


Intro to Introduction to Computer Science

Alicia Stansell


Introduction to Autodesk 123D Circuits

Nelly Houston


Let’s Build an Airplane

Dan Weyant


Maker Space, if you Build it will they Come?

Shelly Tornquist


Medical Detectives: Intro to Biomed for Middle School

Jill Burgess


Overview of VEX, BEST and FIRST Robotics Competitions

Phil Youngblood and Shawn Schumck


Planning for Successful Classroom Observations

Dr. John Hansen


PLTW & TSA - Making the Connection*

Pamela Cook and Cody Logsdon


PLTW Computer Science K-12 Pathway Update

Dr. John Hansen


PLTW CS Principles and the AP CS Principles Exam

Tony Graham


PLTW Engineering Foundation Courses

Scooter McGee


PLTW in a Mobile Environment & How CS holds it Together

Michael Vogt


PLTW New Program Recognition

Tina Dellinger


Recruiting and Retaining Students in the HS PLTW Program

James Baker


Sign me Up!

Kenyail Carr


Solar Hydrogen System

Andre Dean


Spicing up Your Gateway Curriculum

Patricia Davis


Statics Review

April Moon


STEM Ecosystems

Jasen Ritter


STEM Education

Leah Schauer


STEM Project-Based Design: Whitebox Learning

Graham  Baughman


STEM Thinking – It’s Not What You Think

Dr. John Hansen


Structures Review

April Moon


Taking Robotics Beyond the Classroom

Thomas Mead and Jason Mason


TEA Update

John Ellis


Texas A&M Engineering Academies

Jackie Perez


The New Design & Modeling Curriculum

Val Ward


Thinking of Adding BMS? Let us Show You How!

Mike Jones and Brooke Pendleton


UT Tyler Dual Credit Options

Katy Buerger


Velocity Program

Sara Silva


VEX IQ for Launch

Gabe Valdez


What to Look for When Hiring a PLTW Teacher

Keith Killebrew and Greg Gopffarth


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