Conference Breakout Sessions open to view
Posted on Feb 22, 2016 at 12:08 PM
A complete listing of breakout sessions offered during EAST Conference 2016 is now live. Registration for breakout sessions begins Thursday, Feb. 25, at 8:30 a.m. CST.
EAST Founder’s Award Finalists Announced
Posted on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:41 AM
Five finalists have been selected to compete for the 2016 Timothy R. Stephenson Founder’s Award, which will be presented by the EAST Initiative during its annual conference at 7 p.m. March 16 in Hot Springs.
Vision Building Workshop Feb. 23
Posted on Feb 1, 2016 at 2:14 PM
The Arkansas Department of Education and Environmental and Spatial Technology Inc. (the EAST Initiative) will be holding a Vision Building Workshop for Arkansas schools considering implementation of an EAST program.
Getting Their Head in the Game
Posted on Jan 21, 2016 at 9:41 AM
Twin brothers Carson and Janson Sanders, seventh graders in the Hellstern Middle School EAST program, have been doing a lot of homework recently in the school of hard knocks.
Video marks anniversary of partnership
Posted on Jan 20, 2016 at 3:55 PM
In January 2015, the EAST Initiative and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, thanks to support from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and AT&T, launched a unique learning space hosted by the Hub. That space, called the STEAM lab, is now a new center of learning for a broad community of visitors.
Movement offers mentors for STEM
Posted on Jan 14, 2016 at 2:36 PM
EAST students are invited to benefit from a partnership between Walmart and STEMConnector to launch a STEM mentoring program called Million Women Mentors.
Summer Seminar is heading to Harrison
Posted on Jan 6, 2016 at 11:21 AM
The EAST Initiative’s Summer Seminar 2016 will be hosted at the L.E. “Gene” Durand Conference Center on the Center Campus of North Arkansas College in Harrison, Arkansas. Tech Camp, held immediately before Summer Seminar, will be hosted at the same location.
New opportunity at EAST
Posted on Jan 4, 2016 at 11:50 AM
The EAST Initiative is expanding and searching for exceptional individuals to join our passionate and innovative team.