Celebrating Science & Technology in Schools
HOW CAN EDUCATORS GET INVOLVED?
• Invite a STEM Professional into your classroom: nvstem.org/for-educators/stem-ambassador-program
• Post photos of your amazing science activities on the social media platform of your choice using the hashtag #nnsciencefest
• Attend the community events the week of the festival
• Celebrate students doing science in your classroom or school with a School Showcase
• Plan school-wide events or assemblies to celebrate science at all grade levels, make sure to post your ideas on social media #nnsciencefest and @nnsciencefest
• Read about or research scientists or scientific discoveries during the week
• Plan field trips with local organizations
Whatever you do to celebrate science throughout the year,
make sure you share it using the hashtag #nnsciencefest
The Northern Nevada Science & Technology Festival is a week-long community celebration of the innovation happening in our region. The festival will inspire and connect our community with the power of science and technology through hands-on school programs as well as a series of free, family-friendly events hosted by well-known formal and informal educational organizations throughout Northern Nevada.