Ms. O to Meet Nobel Laureates in Stockholm

SASTA-VictoriaObenchainThe Saklan School is pleased to announce that Vickie Obenchain, Science Teacher, has been selected to attend the Nobel Teacher Summit in Stockholm Sweden this October. The Nobel Prize Teacher Summit is an international teacher conference held in Stockholm every year. Teachers from over 30 countries meet Nobel Prize Laureates, top scientists and peace activists around a theme of great importance in education. The initiative builds on the ability of the Nobel Prize to inspire people to seek out knowledge, to ask questions, and to attempt to understand and improve the world. This year’s theme is Climate Change Changes Everything.

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During her week in Stockholm, Ms. O will work with some of the world’s most prominent speakers, including: Hiroshi Amano (Nobel Prize in Physics), Beatrice Fihn (Nobel Peace Prize), Mario J. Molina (Nobel Prize in Chemistry), Johan Rockström (prominent environmental scientist).

Please join us in congratulating Ms. O.

For more information about the Nobel Teacher Summit, please click here.

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Author: The Saklan School Friday Blog

The Saklan School is a private Pre-K through 8 school located in Moraga, CA. Our mission is to think creatively, act compassionately, and live courageously.