Sonoma County Office of Education

Synopsys-Sonoma County STEAM Showcase

STEAM Showcase in the News

This Press Democrat article describes how the first-ever STEAM Showcase, an action-packed event, drew more than 350 students from around the county!

SCOE’s shift to the STEAM Showcase was highlighted by a national organization in this article in MakerPromise.

Event Details

Who: Sonoma County Students and Educators TK-12
When: Feb. 27, 2020 | 9:00am - 2:00pm
Where: Sonoma County Fairgrounds & Events Center (1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa, CA)
Theme: "Structure and Function" & "Building Hope"

Special note: This event is open only to confirmed registered school teams. There is no public display of projects.

Steam Showcase Rubric - PDF

Informational Meetings

September 30, 4:00-5:00pm, SCOE Design Lab | View the slides from the meeting

Intent to Participate

Access the form.

New: Support for Schools

We are excited to announce a new service we will be offering to STEAM Showcase teachers and project mentors this year. One or more SCOE STEAM Showcase representatives will be available to support your planning through a video conference or a site visit if you have two or more teachers participating. This support can include ideas for launching projects, best practices for success and answering questions you may have. If you are interested in scheduling a video conference or site visit, please email Anna Babarinde.


Questions may be directed to:

  • Anna Babarinde , Coordinator, Science
    (707) 522-3334,
  • Matt O'Donnell, Technology Innovation Specialist
    (707) 524-8419,