A Conversation for Educators and Parents with STEM Authors

Professional Development Hours Available for Educators

Join us for an evening of conversation with children’s STEM authors Sarah Aronson, Andrea Beaty, and Ruth Spiro. Learn how to inspire innovative thinking and incorporate STEM concepts into your preschool classrooms, middle school classrooms and/or your own home. Then join us for a reception afterwards to see the exciting new Innovation DuPage coworking space and have your books personally signed by the authors.

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Monday, September 16th at 7:00pm

Glen Ellyn Civic Center – 535 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


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Ruth Spiro

Ruth Spiro is the author of the Baby Loves Science board book series. Titles include Baby Loves Aerospace Engineering, Baby Loves Coding and Baby Loves Green Energy. Ruth’s new STEM-themed picture book series, Made by Maxine, is about an inspiring young Maker who knows that with enough effort, imagination and recyclables, it’s possible to invent anything. Ruth’s recent appearances include the World Science Festival, Early Childhood STEM Conference, and MakerFaire Milwaukee. Connect with Ruth on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: @ruthspiro or visit RuthSpiro.com.

Sarah Aronson

Sarah Aronson is the author of the humorous picture book biography, JUST LIKE RUBE GOLDBERG, and many other books for kids and teens. Sarah also presents at schools to help kids explore innovation and writing. More info at SarahAronson.com.

Andrea Beaty

Andrea Beaty is the NYT bestselling author of the Questioneers series which includes ROSIE REVERE, ENGINEER; ADA TWIST, SCIENTIST; and IGGY PECK, ARCHITECT along with project books and novels. Her books are used globally in STEM/STEAM classrooms and have even been read on the International Space Station. More info & resources at Questioneers.com and AndreaBeaty.com.