RiSE Center Colloquia and Seminars

The RiSE Center hosts a Colloquium series with research and teaching presentations throughout the academic year.

Time:  Mondays 3:00 pm (unless otherwise specified)

Location: 165 Barrows Hall (Arthur St. John Hill Auditorium) unless otherwise specified

See calendar for upcoming colloquia.


RiSE Center Conferences

The RiSE Center hosts an annual national conference every June and a summit every fall.

The 2017 RiSE Conference will be June 25-27 at the University of Maine in Orono.  For more information, please visit the conference information page.

Past Conferences

Maine STEM Partnership Fall Summits:

Fall Summit 2016 – Collecting Meaningful Evidence to Guide STEM Education Improvement

National Conferences:

2016 – Integrating STEM Education Research and Teaching: Understanding and Strengthening Student Reasoning, Critical Thinking, and Communication Skills

2014 – Integrating STEM Education Research and Teaching:
Using Assessment to Guide Practice

2012 – Integrating STEM Education Research into Teaching:
Knowledge of Student Thinking

2010 – Integrating Science and Mathematics Education Research into Teaching

2008 – Integrating Science and Mathematics Education Research into Teaching: Resources and Tools for Improved Learning

2006 – Increasing students’ success in college preparatory chemistry and in college general chemistry by remediation of requisite basic math skills

2004 – Integrating Science and Mathematics Education Research into Teaching

2002 – Integrating Science and Mathematics Education Research into Teaching

Statewide Biennial Conferences: 

2015 – Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in the Context of the Next Generation Science Standards and the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics

2013 – Teaching and Learning in the Context of the Next Generation Science Standards and the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics

2011 – Bringing Guided-Inquiry Curricula into Science and Mathematics Classrooms

2009 – Bringing Guided-Inquiry Curricula into Science and Mathematics Classrooms

2007 – Bringing Guided-Inquiry Curricula into Science and Mathematics Classrooms

2005 – Bringing Guided-Inquiry Curricula into Science and Mathematics Classrooms

A view of the conference building at the Summit of Point Lookout Resort
Foyer of the Conference building at Point Lookout
Teachers talking while sitting around a conference table