Conference Program


We will be presenting at several conferences in 2021! Please join us for our planned meeting times. To get more information or if you have decided to join us, fill out the conference registration below including the conference(s) you are interested in. One of our conference organizers will reach out to you with the next steps and we'll see you there!

iBEARS Hosted Conferences:

2021 iBEARS Conference at Baylor University

& the Mayborn Museum 

Featured Speakers:
  • Dr. Nancy Brickhouse
  • Dr. Marty Harvill
  • Dr. Tracey Sulak 
  • Dr. Michael Moore
Date: December 10 - 11, 2021
Location: Baylor University BSB B110 Auditorium & Mayborn Museum, Waco Texas 
Join us to review the progress and goals of the iBEARS program while congregating with colleagues that are here to support you! Travel assistance is available to those who qualify, information can be found within the registration form.  


Conferences where you can meet iBEARS leadership: 

NABT 2021 Professional Development Conference

Registration Link:
Date: November 11 - November 14, 2021
Location: Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, GA


Join other leaders in biology and life science education for four days of renowned speakers, hands-on workshops, informative sessions and special events that you can't get anywhere else!

Attending iBEARS Leaders:


SABER 2021 Annual Meeting

Registration Link:
Date: Fridays July 9, 16, 23, & 30, 2021
Location: Virtual


The SABER 2021 Annual Meeting will include long talks, short talks, roundtables, posters, and workshops, as in prior years. 

Attending iBEARS Leaders:


2021 SSMA Annual Convention

Registration Link:
Date: October 28 - 30, 2021
Location: Virtual


The School Science and Mathematics Association strives to be an inclusive professional community bringing together researchers and teachers to promote research, scholarship, and practice to improve school science and mathematics and to advance the integration of school science and mathematics. 

Attending iBEARS Leaders:


NSF INCLUDES National Network Virtual Convening 2021: Mobilizing to Transform Systems

Registration Link:
Select Participants Only
Date: August 11 - 12, 2021
Location: Virtual


We will examine how to effectively and innovatively integrate knowledge and best practices across the broadening participation portfolio, showcasing what can happen when research is put into practice. 

Attending iBEARS Leaders: