The Illinois-centric panel (it just happened that way, really) will feature:
Kathryn Born – Another renaissance woman involved in the arts. She’s a magazine founder, author, teacher and gamer who is launching a new site documenting her work teaching game design to children with autism.
Kerris Lee – A former teen entrepreneur, now a start-up guy, musician and dad. He’s also the co-founder of Illini for Kids an organization that addresses community problems through an entrepreneurial angle. One of the group’s initiatives helped teach computer programming skills to students.
Join in at 9 PM Eastern on Twitter following the hashtag #STEMchat or use a third-part platform like Tchat to follow along, and bring your favorite ideas, resources and tips for teaching or learning to code!