Tuesday, 16 May
16:30 - 17:00
USA Science Olympiad, a competition for middle and high school students, serves as a perfect vehicle to conduct vital outreach in optics and photonics. With over 7000 schools and nearly 2,000,000 students involved across the USA, it is a leader in STEM education. Learn how to get involved in a competition near you, the types of activities that are photonics related, and how best to engage with students to promote photonics as a career choice for K-12 students.
Mike McKee, Associate Director, Undergraduate Program, College of Optics and Photonics, University of Central Florida, USA