Professional Development Opportunities

NWO Announces a New STEM Innovation Inquiry Series Coming this Fall!

STEM-I with Texas Instruments
7th-12th Science and STEM Educators

  • Science activities utilizing TI-84CE or TI-Nspire CX handheld devices
  • Walk away with ready to implement lessons in your classroom
  • Integrate coding principles into existing science/STEM curriculum
Series Cost:

$200/Participant; which includes:
    • Four, engaging hands-on professional development sessions
    • Classroom set of eight TI Innovator Hubs
    • Classroom set of eight TI Breadboard Packs
    • TI Smartview or Nspire Teacher Software
    • Ready-to-use lesson materials
    • Full access to TI Classroom Lessons
    • Parking
    • Dinner
(Equipment value per participant is over $800 in classroom materials)

Session Dates/Content:

Monday, Sept 17th - 'Mood Light' Project; 10 Minutes of Code; Basic Coding Skills; Breadboard/LED Intro

Monday, Oct 15th - 'That's Cool' Project (build & calibrate a temperature probe); More LED skills

Monday, Nov 5th - 'How Clean is Your Water' Project (build a conductivity probe)

Monday, Dec 10th - 'Build a Speaker' Project (digital output, electromagnetism, sound concepts)

Session Time: 5:00-8:00 PM
Session Location: Bowling Green State University
Registration Deadline is August 31
Registrater at:

Payment Information:

After completing the online attendee registration you will be forwarded to a page where you can access the online Credit Card Payment System. You can either pay online through this system or mail a check or purchase order (made payable to BGSU) to the following address:

NWO Inquiry Series
304 University Hall
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

Paying by credit card?  

If you are having problems with the above link you can copy link below or you can pay onsite the day of the conference.

Note: You can use Title I Part A Funds, Title III Funds or School Improvement Funds.


Black Swamp Math Teachers Circle

The 2017 sessions are FREE and open to K - 12 math teachers and college faculty/staff in northwest Ohio. Space is limited so register today to secure your spot.

Click here for more information!


Past NWO STEM Inquiry Series


Science Mini-Series: From Science Activity to Supercharged Inquiry – for Grades 3-8 Teachers, Pre-Service Teachers, Administrators, and Informal Educators

Math Mini-Series: Fall 2014 for Grades K – 12 Teachers, Pre-Service Teachers, Administrators, and Informal Educators