Workshop Details
Workshop ID 965
Title STEAM and MakerED - Open to all (Changed to April 26)
Year 2020/2021
Subject Area Activities for STEAM Education;Applied Skills;Computers / Technology;Curriculum Implementation
Audience Group Elementary Teachers
Open to external participants? Yes
Description
This interactive workshop is designed to support Vancouver Educators by fostering STEAM, MakerEd, & Digital Literacy skills.  Educators will walk through a series of both unplugged and tech enabled coding options for students from grades 1-8.  The workshop is dynamic and hands on. 
Teachers will walk away with resources to implement in the classroom the following day.  The workshop will model innovative learning goals and success criteria along while offering effective assessment strategies in place for learners.  In terms of design, the content is accessible, multimodal, and been developed using UDL.  
The second portion of the workshop will be focused on Maker Education and how educators can design and implement activities that support 21st century competencies which are viable during covid-19.   
 
Presenter: 
Derek Tangredi
Director of Education: Inksmith
Western University: Mathematics, Science Instructor
STEM & Empathy Researcher
Mathematics TOSA TVDSB

Workshop Overview: https://youtu.be/n333HvBQH68

Requirements:

  • Please bring a laptop/computer with at least one USB port
  • Attendees will benefit by having a tactile micro:bit (with cord) present although not required. 
  • Stable internet connection
  • Active Google account to interact with slides


Contact Information Monica Aguirre, maguirre@vsb.bc.ca
FuturePLAY/VSB, https://vsbworld.sharepoint.com/sites/FuturePlayNetwork
Registration Deadline
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Fee Required No

 

Workshop Number: FuturePLAY #965
STEAM and MakerED - Open to all (Changed to April 26)

Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location: Online(MS TEAMS)
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 100/73
EOC Provided: No