SCONYC Science Council of New York City Conference ... Please see details for registration information.

  • 24 Mar 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Stuyvesant High School, 345 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10282

40th Annual All-Day Conference and Luncheon

Science: Shift Into New Dimensions   

Saturday, March 24, 2018

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

On Site Registration begins at 7:45 AM


Stuyvesant High School

345 Chambers Street

New York, NY  10282

Located at the intersection of Chambers and West Streets


Certificate available for 5 HOURS of professional development

                                             New York City Department of Education Endorsed


  • v  CTLE CREDIT required for mandatory PD 100 hours required by NYSED will be available for selected workshops as noted in the final program and in updates on our website.

v  Keynote Address:  Reengineering NYC Science Instruction for the 21st Century Classroom: Michael DiSpezio

v  There are 4 workshop sessions and you can select workshops of your choice for each session.

v  Special workshops planned for new and in-service science teachers on understanding of current assessment systems and instructional strategies.

v  Update your content understanding.

v  Informal educational resources available for NYC including museums, zoos, aquariums, environmental and National parks

v  Information about textbooks, educational materials, programs and ideas

v  Commercially developed educational workshops

v  Easy access via many major subway lines and the NJ PATH system

v  Exhibition Hall featuring books, programs, and classroom materials

v  Hot buffet luncheon available


For more information visit our website at

On-line registration and payment available.


The Day at a Glance- NEW FORMAT

7:45-9:30 AM                 Walk in Registration


8:15- 9:15

9:15- 12:00


 Coffee, Tea and Muffins

 Session A

 Exhibits and Free Materials

 Session B             



 1:45- 2:45

 3:00- 4:00

Keynote Address


Session C

Session D

      4:00 PM       Certificate of Completion of Six Hours of Professional Development and Door Prize Giveaway


Member Associations of SCONYC

Catholic Science Council-Diocese of Brooklyn -Chemistry Teachers Club of New York - Educators for Gateway - Elementary School Science Association - New York Biology Teachers’ Association  - New York Microscopical Society- New York State Marine Education Association - Physics Club of New York -Science Supervisors Association- Science Teachers Association of New York State (NYC Section)    

Associate Members

Environmental Education Advisory Council- United Federation of Teachers Science Committee                                                               

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc.- United Federation of Teachers Outdoor-Environmental Education Committee


SCONYC is a Non-Profit Organization and an associate member of the National Science Teachers Association

SCONYC Executive Board

Conference Committee Contacts





Mary Lobello

Gail David

Elisa Margarita

Ellen Mandel










Vendor/ Exhibit





Program and Booklet






Jack DePalma

718- 858-2355


Ellen Mandel


Dawn Adams Campbell

Gail David



Alan Ascher 

Dahlia McGregor


Elizabeth Fong

Guy de Baere


David Kraus Lecture” KEYNOTE ADDRESS:   

Reengineering NYC Science Instruction for the 21st
Century Classroom

Michael DiSpezio



Registration: Follow these procedures:


1. Register and pay online using your credit card at follow link to Eventbrite.

2. Mail Registration: DOWNLOAD registration form on the website.

3. Purchase orders can be accepted in advance. Send an email to for detailed instructions.


Registration Fees:

On Site Registration:


7:45 AM on Saturday March 24, 2018

At Stuyvesant High School

Early Bird Registration

must be postmarked by 2/28

General Registration

On-line or by mail must be postmarked by  3/19



Full-Time Undergraduate or Full-Time Graduate College Student. include a copy of your college ID, current course schedule, and instructor’s name with this form




Teachers, Informal Educators, Part-time college students and all others.




Hot Buffet Lunch 





if available*


  • v  Want to make a presentation?  Go to the following site: and enter your proposal. Share your classroom experiences with other teachers, registration fee is free. 
  • v  If you know someone who wants to have an exhibit table send a message and receive an application form:


Attend our annual conference and meet other Science Teachers. This is a conference for and by Science Teachers.

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