Staff Development Specialist, Erie 2 Chautauqua Cattaraugus BOCES

Marley Smith is a Staff Development Specialist at Erie 2- Chautauqua- Cattaraugus BOCES specializing in science and STEAM program planning and integration.  Arts integration is definitely a cornerstone to success in creating authentic products, which is the aim of STEAM education.  She is passionate about these initiatives and works with teachers and administrators from 27 component school districts to help make STEAM education a reality.  Regional STEAM forum, elementary science forum, and secondary science forum are just a few of the opportunities educators have to plan new and innovative programming grounded in educational research and best practices.