June 17-21, 2019 at Loma Linda University

To view workshop schedule and details, click HERE (coming soon)

The seventh session of the Excellence in Experiential STEM Education (EXSEED) program will take place on the Loma Linda University campus on June 17-21, 2019. Programming will center on mission-focused, integrative Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning.

The general schedule, costs, and additional details are provided below to aid in your decision to apply.

Schedule

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DayBegin TimeEnd TimeEvents
Monday
June 17
7:30 AM
8:00 AM
6:30 PM
8:00 AM
5:30 PM
7:30 PM
Check-in: Full conference participants
Plenary sessions
Instructional Video Beginner & Intermediate Workshop
Tuesday
June 18
7:45 AM
6:30PM
5:30 PM
7:00 PM

Research Encounter and Workshops
Making Music with GarageBand

Wednesday
June 19

7:45 AM
6:30 PM
7:00 PM

5:30 PM
7:00 PM
8:00 PM
Research Encounter and Workshops
Grant Proposal Workshop
Optional: Video & Collaborative Projects Lab
Thursday
June 20
7:45 AM
6:30 PM
5:30 PM
8:00 PM
Research Encounter and Workshops
Optional: Video & Collaborative Projects Lab
Friday
June 21
8:00 AM
1:00 PM
12:15 PM
 
Plenary sessions
Dismissal
Meals
M, Th-F
  • Breakfast (7:00-8:00/8:15 AM)**
  • Lunch (12:15-1:15 PM)
  • Dinner (5:30-6:30 PM)
Workshop Days: T,W, TH
  • Breakfast (7:00-8:00/8:15 AM) **
  • Lunch (12:30-1:30 PM)
  • Dinner (5:30-6:30 PM)

** Breakfast is only provided at the Holiday InnExpress and TownPlace Suites to conference attendees staying there

*The evening programming is subject to change. Please plan on required programming until 8 PM for these days.

EXSEED Conference and Hands-on Workshops

 EXSEED provides & covers the cost of:Attendee provides:Pacific Union Conference offers:
First-time attendees
Full conference
  • Lodging*
  • Meals
  • Conference materials
  • iPad**
$100.00 registration fee (non-refundable)

NOTE: Participants will have to pay for their travel to and from the EXSEED Conference at LLU.

CEUs for completed clock hours*
Open to all K-12 educators
Workshops on 6/18-20 only
 Complimentary 
Notes

* For K-12 teachers & administrators whose residence is more than 30 mi. from Loma Linda, CA; participation for the full week is expected

**For K-12 teachers & administrators; participation for the full week is expected

 

*A maximum of 50 clock hours are available for SDA K-12 educators. Attendees outside the Pacific Union Conference may check with their respective unions for eligibility.

Application

This information applies to the full-week conference only

For details regarding the workshops on June 18-20 only, click HERE - coming soon!

Who can apply?Application for the full conference is open to the following groups:
  • SDA K-12 teachers (includes in-service teachers)
  • SDA K-12 administrators
  • SDA higher education professors
  • SDA higher education administrators
  • SDA union & conference representatives
  • K-12 teachers from Indian Springs High School Health Academy
  • K-12 teachers from the San Bernardino City Unified School District
  • Alumni from past EXSEED summer conference may only attend the full conference once; however, they may attend the 2-days hands-on workshops.
Are there eligibility requirements?Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Required qualifications to be accepted:
1) Teaching or other involvement in one or more of the following disciplines or integrated STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math.
2) Agreeing to participate in at least one EXSEED STEM school project in the coming school year.
Is there an attendance requirement?To fully benefit from the conference programming and resources, first-time, full-conference attendees are expected to attend the entire week.
How do I apply?
  • Apply: Please click on the link that is provided to apply for EXSEED. Fill out the online application form out as soon as you can and submit it.
When will I be notified of my acceptance?Review of applications is rolling. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance status approximately up to two weeks after submitting the application.
If I'm accepted, when is my $100.00 registration fee due?You need to enter your payment information at the end of the application. However, your credit card will not be charged until you are notified that you are accepted.

Questions?

Contact: exseed@llu.edu.