2025 Schedule TBA


2024 Schedule Below

7:30am - 8:10amLight & Breakfast and Registration 
8:10am - 8:20amGetting Started
Rob Schwandt, Assistant Director of Educational Technology, Alvord USD
8:20am - 8:30amWelcome
Rob Schwandt, Assistant Director of Educational Technology, Alvord USD    
8:30am - 8:40amC-STEM Program
Dr. Harry Cheng, Professor and Director, UC Davis C-STEM Center

8:40am - 8:55am


Keynote Speech:  Student Success and STREAM


Cheryl Cotton, Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction, California Department of Education


Ken Wagner, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, Redlands USD

8:55am - 9:10am

Keynote Speech:  The Future is Now


Edwin Gomez, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools, Riverside County Office of Education


Ken Wagner, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, Redlands USD

9:10am - 9:35am

Plenary Session with Superintendents


Joey Adame, Superintendent, Los Molinos USD                   

Fal Asrani, Ed.D., Superintendent, Marysville Joint USD

Alfonso Jiménez, Ed.D., Superintendent, Hacienda La Puente USD


Keith Drieberg, Ph.D., Chair, Curriculum & Instruction, School of Education, La Sierra University

9:35am - 9:45amBreak 
9:45am - 10:45am
Breakout Session 1 

1A. Hands-on Coding & Robotics Experience for Administrators - Exploring Robotics and C-STEM Resources/Tools (Bring-Your-Own-Computer) 

1B. Getting Started with Hands-on C-STEM Coding, Robotics, and Curriculum for the Absolute Beginner of Teachers (Bring-Your-Own-Computer)

1C. Integrating C-STEM Coding and Robotics into Teaching ES/MS Math Schoolwide    

1D. Live-Teaching - 3rd Grade Teacher:  Demonstration of Teaching Math/Coding/Robotics - Lower Elementary    

1E. Leading the Change in Math and Computer Science Teaching & Learning: Redlands USD and Louisiana State Department of Education

10:45am - 11:00amBreak 
11:00am -12:00pm

2A. Pathways & Careers in Robotics/STEM  

2B. C-STEM for CTE, CS, Science Education (Bring-Your-Own-Computer)

2C. Integrating Coding and Robotics into Elementary School Math and/or for Dual Immersion/Multi-language Learners    

2D. Live-Teaching: Demonstration of Teaching Math/Coding/Robotics - Upper Elementary, MS, and HS  

2E. Strategies for Inclusive Learning, Including Students with Disabilities


12:00pm - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 12:45pm

12:45pm - 1:15pm


Networking Activities

Student Showcase

1:15pm - 2:15pm

3A. Showcase of Learning Elementary Math and CS/STREAM with Coding and Robotics
(Parade, Expo, Gallery Walk, RoboPlay & Other Fun Projects)

3B. Arduino: Introduction to Basic Electronics and Creative Problem Solving for Physical Computing (Bring-Your-Own-Computer)

3C. Integrating C-STEM Coding and Robotics into Alg1, Geo, Alg2 or Integrated Math I, II, and III (MS & HS)

3D. Full STREAM Ahead: Reading/Literacy, Creating Art, Animations, Music, and STREAM in Your School (Bring-Your-Own-Computer)    

3E. Administrative Perspectives on How to Get Started with C-STEM: Best Practices and Success Stories in Math/CS/Robotics  

2:15pm - 2:30pmBreak 
2:30pm - 3:30pm

4A. Showcase of Learning Upper Elementary, Middle, and High School Math and CS/STREAM with Coding/Robotics
(Teaching a module/lesson)   

4B. What is C-STEM and What's New? (AP CS Principles with Robotics, Engineering Design with Robotics, & Exciting Features/Products. New CA Math Framework & CS HS Requirement for Graduation)

4C. GIRL Camp, Ujima GIRL Project & UCD/UCR CS Supplementary Teaching Credential Authorization Program      

4D. The Power of STREAMING: Engaging Students with Reading/Literacy, Art, Animations, Music, and Engineering/Robotics (Elementary School)    

4E. Showcasing Student Learning: Summer Math/Robotics Camps, RoboPlay Challenge Competition & Student Projects

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Closing and Raffle

Networking and Raffle:
Arduino Basic Kits
Arduino Starter Kits
Linkbot Super Kit
All attendees will be entered in the raffle! *Must be present to win.*