Conference Program

Call for Presenters 2017 - NEW Deadline is July 7th 2017!

In exchange for your workshop or presentation, practicing educators (serving as the lead presenter) will receive a reduced conference registration rate if your proposal is accepted. 

Join us for South Carolina Science Council's premiere professional development event. The South Carolina Science Council (SC)2 Conference can only occur because of the talented professionals that choose to present their work at our conference! Review and consider the conference theme and strands using this google form link. The proposal submission form is included within the document.  The NEW proposal submission deadline is July 7th, 2017

This conference is designed for science teachers, by science teachers, to enhance science education. The conference will highlight sessions within the following strands: Disciplinary Literacy, SEPs & STEM/STEAM, Resources & Opportunities, Assessment that Informs Instruction, Project and Problem Based Learning. 

General Sessions

General sessions are typically 45 minutes or 1 hour 15 minutes. Please check back later to view our preliminary program for session titles, times and descriptions. 

Keynote Speakers

First Time Attendees' Breakfast

Presidents' Reception

(SC)2 Business Meeting

Ticketed Workshops

Tickets are required to attend all ticketed workshops. You are encouraged to purchase/reserve tickets with preregistration, but some may be available onsite at the Ticket Sales Desk. Please see the preliminary program for complete workshop descriptions and list of presenters. 

Wednesday Pre-Conference Workshops

Thursday Workshops

Friday Workshops

Field Trips

Space is reserved on a first-come, first served basis. Tickets are required to attend all field trips. You are encouraged to purchase/reserve tickets with preregistration, but some may be available onsite at the Ticket Sales Desk. All field trips will depart/return at the convention center loading area if you use the shuttle service, or you can drive your personal vehicle. Most are within 5 miles of the convention center. Please see the preliminary program for complete field trip descriptions.