STEAM Camp for Educators

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two people face a board as they create math art
at a chalkboard, two people create math art
a woman stands amid swirling light paths in a darkened room

Date: June 20–24, 2022 (Summer)
Medium: Variable
Instructor: Jeremy Blair (email)
Skill Level: All

STEAM Camp for Educators is a week-long intensive that presents the origins, best practices, and possibilities of STEAM Education. The camp features unique hands-on activities and projects, cross-curricular experiences, and critical discussions about teaching and learning in today's schools. Participants will learn how to plan lessons that blur the lines of art and STEM, discover how to un-silo school disciplines, and simultaneously think like artists and scientists. Featured projects include Artmaking Robots, Cameraless Photographs, Inflatable Sculpture, Light Graffiti, Minimalist Math Art, and more. Ultimately, STEAM Camp for Educators will demystify STEAM Education and provide innovative ideas and skills for today's K-12 teachers.

At this time, registration for STEAM Camp for Educators is closed.

Supply List

A list of supplies for you to purchase, along with recommended vendors, will be provided upon registration.

 


Studio Fee

All workshops have a studio fee. Fees are collected at the end of the workshop and payable by check or credit card. MU no longer accepts cash.

Estimated studio fee for this workshop: $*TBD

*The final cost may vary depending on the actual cost of materials at the time of the workshop. It is possible for fees to be less or greater than the range indicated depending upon individual student usage.

Studio supply fees are an estimate and can be subject to change due to supply chain issues or transportation cost.


About the Instructor

Jeremy Blair is an Assistant Professor of Art Education at Tennessee Tech University. Jeremy received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Miami University and his doctorate from the University of North Texas. Before moving to Tennessee, he worked as a K-12 visual arts teacher, applied media arts teacher, and art museum curator. Jeremy's teaching and research centers on experiential learning and STEAM education. He resides in Cookeville, Tennessee.