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SCI-ED Day 2017

Spend the day at Brookhaven National Laboratory where cutting-edge research abounds. Meet the scientists, see the facilities, and discover the latest and greatest scientific innovations. Learn how to engage students at every level by incorporating current research topics into your curriculum.

Educators choose a workshop that suits their grade level and/or interest. In addition to the workshops, participants have the opportunity to visit one of Brookhaven’s state of the art research facilities. Participants can make their tour selection during the morning registration on November 7, 2017.

Note: Tour space is limited and will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

The workshop titles and grade levels are as follow:

  • Robotics for All (Elementary grades 2-6)
  • Physics: Accelerators and Detectors (Secondary)
  • Chemistry at BNL (Secondary)
  • Introduction to ArcGIS Online (Secondary)

Registration is through My Learning Plan. Participants can only select ONE workshop session for the day. The total fee is $21 US (Registration: $16 US plus MESTRACT Service Charge: $5 US) per participant which includes continental breakfast and lunch. Participation certificates will be distributed at the conclusion of the event.

All registrants must bring a photo ID to enter the Main Gate at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Participants will meet in Berkner Hall. Directions will be given at the Main Gate. Berkner Hall is located on the corner of Brookhaven Avenue and Columbia St. Busses will transport participants to facilities tours and workshop locations.

For further information contact Aleida Perez (631-344-4788,

Note: This event falls under Exemption D. Formal classroom training held at Federal facilities, which does not exhibit indicia of a formal conference as outlined above. The exception would include activities such as regular courses of instructions or training seminars at the National Center and the HAMMER training facility at Hanford, and regular courses of instruction or training seminars conducted by the office of Management for Acquisitions, workforce related to the core activities of the department.

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Last Modified: December 27, 2017