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2012 - 2012 Conference – Challenger Learning Center

Maine Center for Research in STEM Education

Integrating STEM Education Research into Teaching:
Knowledge of Student Thinking
National Conference

University of Maine, Orono, Maine
Wednesday, June 20 – Friday, June 22, 2012

Hosted by the Maine Center for Research in STEM Education (RiSE Center) and the Jackson Laboratory,
with support from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation,
Bank of America Company, N.A., Trustee, and the University of Maine

Keynote speaker:

Karen King, Ph.D., Director of Research
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
Reston, Virginia

Marianne Wiser, Ph.D., Chair
Associate Professor; Chair, Hiatt School of Psychology
Department of Psychology, Clark University
Worcester, Massachusetts

The Maine Center for Research in STEM Education (RiSE Center) will host its sixth biennial conference on integrating STEM education research into teaching, Wednesday morning, June 20th through lunch on Friday, June 22nd.  The conference program will consist of a keynote address, contributed and invited talks, workshops, panels and roundtables, a poster session, and evening programs, with ample time for discussion and participant interaction.


Thank you for choosing to attend the Challenger Learning Center Comet Activity! We have a limit of 30 people for this activity, and it will fill up fast. To get a better idea of what the activity will be about, please go here.  For more information about the CLC, please go here.

Regarding the Challenger Learning Center activity, “Rendezvous with a Comet“, please send payment by check of $10 (if applicable) to:

Challenger Learning Center
RiSE Conference
Attn: Jennifer Therrien
30 Venture Way
Bangor, ME 04401

Include with payment your complete NAME, ADDRESS, & EMAIL
Please make checks payable to: Challenger Learning Center
Please note 2012 RiSE Conference in the subject line


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