Educator Events

Arizona Science Center's Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Center for Leadership in Learning provides opportunities for educators and professionals to Create, Relate and Innovate with the latest trends in STEM education. 

Invention Literacy – Maker Space Jr.: Maker Space for Creative Hands 
(@ Treasures for Teachers)

July 12, 2017 | 9–11 a.m.

Designed for Grades Pre-K to 3

Fee: $35 per participant. Members receive a free $5 Fill-a-Bag. 

Location: Treasures for Teachers, 3025 S 48th St #101, Tempe, AZ 85282

Creating a safe space to create, make and build. This workshop introduces the idea of bringing a makerspace into the classroom for small hands and big imaginations! All the activities will use supplies from Treasures 4 Teachers. The participants will build a robot and their own invention. 

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MakerSpace on a Dime

(@ Treasures for Teachers)

July 20, 2017 | 9–11 a.m.

Designed for Grades 3–12

Fee: $35 per participant. Members receive a free $5 Fill-a-Bag. 

Location: Treasures for Teachers, 3025 S 48th St #101, Tempe, AZ 85282

Discover the Maker in YOU through supplies in Treasures 4 Teachers. Making in the classroom increases knowledge retention, content ownership and excitement in learning while decreasing the need for constant classroom management. Build a solar powered STEM kit as part of the workshop. 

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STEM-tastic Resources

(@ Treasures for Teachers)

August 19, 2017 | 9–11 a.m.

Designed for Grades 3–12

Fee: $35 per participant. Members receive a free $5 Fill-a-Bag. 

Location: Treasures for Teachers, 3025 S 48th St #101, Tempe, AZ 85282

STEM projects are within reach! Using supplies from a $5 fill-a-bag, create engaging STEM projects that fit your curriculum. An APS STEM kit is included with the workshop. 

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STEM-tastic – Introducing STEM Into Your Classroom

(@ Treasures for Teachers)

August 26, 2017 | 9–11 a.m.

Designed for Grades Pre-K to 3

FEE: $35 per participant. Members receive a free $5 Fill-a-Bag.  

Location: Treasures for Teachers, 3025 S 48th St #101, Tempe, AZ 85282 

Learn how to introduce STEM into your classroom with simple tinkering, making and engineering projects for young children. As a participant, you will walk away with several easy lessons to implement right away. 

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