Kantis SimmonsRediscover your passion for teaching and recommit to your mission as an educator at the 2024 Clinical Laboratory Educators Conference (CLEC). At the Closing Keynote, Kantis Simmons, MS, a dynamic STEM education motivational speaker, will redefine the narrative of STEM in education with his presentation, STEM Matters, Because YOU Matter: The Rallying Cry for Today’s Educator.

In our ever-evolving world dominated by AI and robotics, STEM education has become the cornerstone of shaping the future. Educators play a critical role in equipping students with the knowledge, skills, and passion for STEM. However, the reality is too many educators are succumbing to burnout and the complexities of educational politics.

Kantis Simmons brings a powerful message of inspiration and practical solutions. His presentation is not just about STEM; it’s about reigniting the flame within educators. Kantis believes that teachers are not just influencers in the lives of their students; they are architects of today’s global success.

Join Kantis as he unveils proven and innovative strategies that will help educators:

  • Discover seven ways to enhance teacher retention.
  • Uncover practical strategies to overcome the challenges of teacher burnout.
  • Explore innovative approaches to teaching STEM, so your students will learn it, love it, and live out STEM careers.

Among his many talents and interests, Kantis is the author of Play Your ‘A’ Game and absolutely loves Twizzlers and raw cauliflower.

CLEC 2024 will be held February 22-24 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Registrants have the option to attend in-person or virtually. Register by February 1 to get the regular rate and save $50 off the onsite/late registration rate.