KAMP 2018 --- Over 50 years of Science Education at its best!
KATS Kamp at Rock Springs will be April 20-22 , 2018. Make plans now to attend, present and enjoy!
Registration for KAMP 2018 is open. Early bird pricing is available until March 14, 2018! Click here for details.
Call for PresentationsKAMP attendees who wish to present ideas of professional interest should fill out the Call for Presentations form. Electronic form response is available at Electronic Call for Presentations Form. Applications are being accepted from Nov 29, 2017 until February 23, 2018.
Scholarships are available to pre-service and new teachers to pay for KAMP registration and membership. Application is available here.
Some highlights of the 2017 KATS Kamp:
Keynote and Other Featured Speakers
Jeff Goldstein: Center Director for National Center for Earth and Space Science Education Institute
Dr. David Crowther: NSTA President-Elect See KEYNOTE PRESENTATION HERE.
Mike Weiss: Associate Program Manager, Exploration and Space Communications Division of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center at Greenbelt, Maryland See POWER POINT PRESENTATION HERE.
Rex Buchanan: Retired interim director of Kansas Geological Survey and author of: Roadside Geology of Kansas: A Traveler’s Guide to Its Geology and Landmarks
Steve Barbato: Executive Director of International Technology Engineering Educators Association.
Mike Haddock: Associate Dean KSU and author of Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds
Chuck Otte: Geary County Ag and Natural Resources Agent; officer in Kansas Ornithological Society and editor of The Horned Lark
Matt Miller: Chemistry professor from South Dakota State and the conference chairman for 2017 Chem Ed.
Mike Everhart: Adjunct Curator of Paleontology and Ternberg Museum of Natural History and author of Oceans of Kansas and Sea Monsters; Prehistoric Creatures of the Deep
Rock Springs is located just 18 easy miles south of Junction City on Kansas Highway 177.