2019 California STEAM Symposium

QTEL's Haiwen Chu will be presenting a pre-session workshop and a breakout session at the California STEAM Symposium in Anaheim, CA.


Date: Sunday December 8th, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Name of Presentation: English Learners and Common Core State Standards for Math/Next Generation Science Standards

Description: This joint session engages participants in thinking about the systemic structures that need to be put in place to ensure English Learners excel in math and science.

Breakout Session

Date: Monday December 9th, 2019

Time: 10:20 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.

Name of Presentation: Engaging English Learners in Mathematical Interactions: Channeling Information Flows

Description: In this session, participants will experience and analyze five different engaging types of tasks that will support English Learners in engaging with important mathematical ideas and practices. These tasks draw upon different flows of information to highlight important mathematical relationships while ensuring that English Learners have ways to contribute to the co-construction of mathematical understanding.