College Readiness and STEM Disciplines
Presented by: Petia Gueorguieva, STEM Resource Center Coordinator, University of California, Merced
In an informal, interactive setting, we will discuss education/STEM education matters and college readiness. We will explore the value of collecting information and implementing good academic practices in high school, so students become college-ready and make educated college and financial choices. A presentation will be shared with the audience.
Petia Gueorguieva is the Coordinator for UC Merced’s STEM Resource Center, where she guides students to navigate their STEM majors and achieve their academic goals. Previously, she taught college chemistry and student-success courses. Petia holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Louisiana State University and an M.S. in Physical Sciences Education from Sofia University, Bulgaria.
11:00 AM- 12:00 PM PT
Target Audience: High School Students, Teachers, Community Members