Enjoy a wine tasting event hosted by J. Lohr. Participants will sample 6 wines and enjoy light appetizers. Network with your fellow science teachers in a relaxed and fun environment. Transportation to and from the winery tasting room and the San Jose Convention Center are included in the ticket price. J. Lohr is a 2012 California State Fair Award winning winery (times 10) whose grapes are grown in Monterey, Paso Robles, and Napa. Tickets are $20. This event is limited to 40 participants, so please buy your tickets early. You must be 21 or older to participate.
This event is included with your registration, but you must request a ticket if you plan to attend.
How does Silicon Valley work to inspire the next generation of learners to care about science and our planet? The evening will showcase a selected number of short films and social media tools that focus on communicating science in innovative ways. A panel of film writers and science educators will critique each media piece and offer thoughts on how to effectively use film and social media in the classroom. The evening finishes with the Green Ninja - a climate-action superhero created by faculty and students at San Jose State to engage young people in topics related to our changing climate.
This event is included with your registration, but requires a ticket and an RSVP.
Hosted by The Tech Museum, enjoy an exclusive night just for teachers attending the conference. This event will is where adults only can enjoy science, technology, entertainment, and cocktails together with their friends. An exclusive and fun setting of music, games, hands-on exhibits with something unique to discover. Enjoy giant games like 4-foot tall Jenga-style blocks, over-sized chess, and giant Four-in-a-Row. No host bar.