Presentation on theme: "Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs 2013 Intel ISEF Educator Academy Phoenix, Arizona Action Plan –Qatar 1."— Presentation transcript:
Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs 2013 Intel ISEF Educator Academy Phoenix, Arizona Action Plan –Qatar 1
Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs High Level Goals Long term goals –Organize a Science Festival –Establish a Science Discovery Center –Institutionalize management of science fairs and science programs for primary and secondary schools –Increase the number of students participating in science fairs by 200% within 5 years Short term goals –Affiliate a new Science Fair to ISEF –Establish a bank of mentors to assist students –Start a new fair –Improve scientific review and judging –Raise awareness about scientific research by organizing a STEM workshop for school teachers –Attract Volunteers (university students/fresh graduates) and train them to be come science spokespersons 2
Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs 3 Objectives Science Festival to attract and accommodate 25000+ students by 2016 Organize the first affiliated ISEF fair in Qatar by 2014 Attract 100 volunteers annually Train 100 teachers per year to act as students’ mentors Secure the budget for 2014
Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs Action Plan – Steps to Meet 4 ActionSuccess Measure Who is responsible Due Date Organize an orientation forum science teachers to promote science fairs among students Reach 100 teachers attendance Rashid RahimiSept 2012 Establish a Scientific Review Committee Engage one member from each university Ayman BassilSept 2013 Finalize an MOU between different stakeholders in Qatar Establish a committee with representatives from ministries, Universities and scientific clubs clubs Rashid Rahimi Ayman Bassil Oct 2013 Attract volunteersTrain 100 volunteers Rashid RahimiDec 2013 Establish Judging panels4 to 6 judges in each category Ayman BassilJan 2014
Intel ISEF Educator Academy Intel ® Education Programs 5 Reflection Amazing opening Ceremony Very good organization The morning key notes were remarkable Excellent space for networking and sharing knowledge Some shop talks weren't up to the expectations Include additional group workshops The most impressive shop talks were: The Ethical Considerations with Science Fair and Growing Science Fair in a sustained quality.