Professional Development Opportunities


Northwest Ohio STEM Collaborative

Please join us for the first 2021-22 Northwest Ohio STEM Collaborative. This series is facilitated through a partnership between the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West and Northwest Ohio Center for Excellence in STEM Education at Bowling Green State University. Area STEM teachers, content teachers looking to incorporate STEM curriculum, pre-service teachers, district administrators, business partners and community members involved with or wanting to know more about STEM education, are all welcome to attend. 

The NWO STEM Collaborative aims to connect, share, learn and grow knowledgeable networking within the local STEM community, while providing high-quality STEM opportunities for K-12 students in Northwest Ohio. 

This session is the first of a four part series for the 2021-2022 school year. We look forward to collaborating with you!


  • STEM Activity
  • Opening Remarks and Introductions
  • Sharing of Resources
  • Open Forum
  • Interest Survey and Closing Remarks

Date: October 14, 2021

Time: 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Location: Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West2275 Collingwood Blvd. Toledo, Ohio 43620

Contact: Please contact Lori Bolone with any questions.

Target Audience: STEM Teachers, Content teachers looking to incorporate STEM curriculum, Pre-service teachers, District Administrators, Business partners, Community members involved with or wanting to learn more about STEM education.

Cost: Free

Contact Hours: Participants will be issued a certificate for one contact hour

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Session 2 - December 9, 2021
  • Session 3 - February 10, 2022
  • Session 4 - April 7, 2022

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Black Swamp Math Teachers Circle

The 2019 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.

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