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CAST: Science Teachers Association of Texas Conference, Dallas, TX
November 21, 2019 - November 23, 2019
Dallas, Texas at the Hilton Anatole Nov. 21-23, 2019. Join me in the exhibit hall booth #449 or at a conference workshop. Workshop titles, dates and times are as follows:
**Title: Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning – Mini Debates That Challenge Students to Think on Their Feet, Description: How do you teach your students to defend the claims they make? Engage them in challenges, competitions, and debates!
Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, 10:30-11:30 am, Morocco Room at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX.
**Title: Adapting to Changes in APES: Using Models to Depict Environmental Systems and Problems, Description: Participate in building a student-designed model to experience the impact of developing and using models to teach depth, detail, and dynamics. Evaluate and improve the model and then use it to propose and defend potential solutions.
Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, 4:00-5:00 pm, Grand Ballroom A at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX.
**Title: Who can create a defensible hypothesis using this data set? Teaching Analysis and Reasoning Using Predictive Graphs, Description: Using a data-generating simulation for microevolution, learn how to lead students through an analysis of raw data to draw explanations supported by evidence.
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, 9:30-10:30 am, Rosetta Room at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX.