STEM Global

STEM Global Educator Workshop 

Saturday, January 30 | 8:45 am – 12:00 pm PT

Virtual Zoom Event

Join fellow STEM educators for Washington Global Health Alliance’s virtual STEM Global Educator Workshop This interactive and engaging session is designed to give you free activities and curriculum resources centered around COVID-19 to integrate into your virtual classrooms. 

The workshop sessions will feature activities tailored for high school curriculum standards. All materials have been adapted for remote teaching settings.

What you'll do as a participant?

  • Earn three Washington State STEM clock hours.
  • Participate in activities aligned with Next Generation Science Standards to help you teach about COVID-19.

  • Get global health curriculum and resources to engage your students.

  • Boost your knowledge of Washington’s global health community and career opportunities for your students.

  • Who Should Attend: STEM educators (workshop content will be geared toward high school science courses).

  • Cost:  FREE

  • Learn more: Explore other STEM Global resources for teachers and students on our website.

Contact Tiffany Cain,, with questions.

Workshop Agenda

8:45 am



·         Tiffany Cain, Washington Global Health Alliance


8:50 am


Why Contemporary Science Topics? 

·         Kristen Bergsman, Laughing Crow Curriculum



Overview of STEM Global Curriculum Resources 

          ·         Kristen Bergsman, Laughing Crow Curriculum

o   NWABR – Code Cracking

o   IHME – Data Driven

o   PacSci – Vaccine Delivery

o   Fred Hutch - Diagnostic Detective – COVID

o   PATH – Drone Drop



Virtual STEM Activity 

Health Inequities and COVID-19 with Fred Hutch

         ·         Hanako Osuga

         ·         Regina Wu


10:15 am

Mini-Session: Data Visualization 

Using COVID-19 Projection Tools with IHME

         ·         Justin Lo

         ·         Sarah Wozniak


10:30 am



10:45 am

Virtual STEM Activity 
COVID-19: In Context with Gates Foundation Discovery Center,
drawing connections between individual and collective experiences of COVID-19

          ·         David McIntosh

    ·        Ashley Hill 

11:50 am

Reflection: Taking STEM Global to students virtually 

          ·         Tiffany, WGHA


12:00 pm




This training is offered with the generous support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and our partners: Fred Hutch, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Discovery Center.

The Gates Foundation Discovery Center is a registered clock hour provider through OSPI in Washington State. If you are joining the workshop from out of state, please consult your local school board to confirm credentials. 


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