Vernier Software and Technology
Vernier Software & Technology

STEM Institute

Educators attending a Vernier summer institute to learn how to incorporate STEM into their courses

Customize your experience to your teaching needs with multiple hands-on sessions.

Are you looking for easy and reliable ways to incorporate data-collection technology into your classroom? Whether you are currently using Vernier technology or just exploring the use of probeware, join us for a two-day STEM Professional Development Institute at our headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.

The institute is a good fit for middle school, high school, and college-level educators. Multiple hands-on sessions covering biology, chemistry, coding/robotics, environmental science, and physics will be offered to customize your experience to your teaching needs.

The $199 registration fee includes lunch on both days, a digital download to experiment handouts covered in the sessions, and a lab book of your choice.

Benefits of Attending

  • Participate in hands-on sessions led by experienced science educators.
  • Collaborate, share ideas, and learn with your peers.
  • Explore age-appropriate, classroom-ready experiments.
  • Learn about Vernier technology solutions for biology, chemistry, coding/robotics, environmental science, and physics.

Attendees Receive

  • Two days of hands-on training
  • Meals and a Vernier travel mug
  • Digital download of experiment handouts covered in the sessions
  • Your choice of one Vernier lab book
  • Date:

    July 11–12, 2019
  • Time:

    8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Cost:

    $199
  • Location:

    Vernier Software & Technology
    13979 SW Millikan Way
    Beaverton, OR 97005
    Google Map of Location

Hands-On Session Topics

The institute will begin with an introduction and overview session for all participants. After you complete the registration process, you will receive a form to register for other sessions based on the topics below.

Physics

  • Kinematics and Newton’s Laws
  • Momentum and Energy Investigations
  • Electricity and Electric Circuits
  • Light and Modern Physics

Chemistry

  • Acid/Base Titration
  • Beer’s Law
  • Determining Mole Ratio
  • Conductivity of Titration
  • Food Chemistry Experiments
  • Forensic Chemistry Experiments

Biology

  • Physiology
  • Cell Respiration
  • Photosynthesis
  • Transpiration
  • Enzymes

Environmental Science

  • Renewable Energy and STEM
  • Weather
  • Water Quality
  • STEM in the Environment

Robotics/Coding

  • Scratch Programming
  • Coding with mBot
  • LEGO® EV3
  • Arduino®
  • Python®/Javascript

Lab Book Choices

You will receive an email with download instructions for your selected lab book once your registration has been processed.

Registration Options

When you register, you also have the option to include a discounted equipment package. Our workshop packages make it affordable to add a Vernier technology purchase to your STEM Institute registration.

STEM Institute
  • Two days of hands-on training
  • Meals and a Vernier travel mug
  • Digital download of experiment handouts covered in the sessions
  • Your choice of one Vernier lab book
$199
STEM Institute with Go Direct Workshop Package

STEM Institute

Plus
  • Go Direct® Temperature Probe
  • Go Direct® Gas Pressure Sensor
  • Go Direct® Force and Acceleration Sensor
  • Graphical Analysis 4 (free app)
$436* Save $20
STEM Institute with LabQuest 2 Workshop Package

STEM Institute

Plus
  • LabQuest 2
  • Logger Lite software (free download)
  • Temperature Probe
$527* Save $30
STEM Institute with LabQuest Mini Workshop Package

STEM Institute

Plus
  • LabQuest Mini
  • Logger Lite software (free download)
  • Temperature Probe
$362* Save $15

* Price does not include shipping and applicable taxes.

Register Today!

Our workshops fill fast! Register for the STEM Professional Development Institute today.

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