WANT TO BE A MAKER?
David Lockhart, Darrell Skogman, Wendy Cope, Christopher Michaud, Stacy Brown and Brian Hayes
You’ve undoubtedly seen how much kids love makerspaces and coding. But, have you actually taken the time to play with the
tools yourself? Here’s your chance. Join us for an hour of hands-on activities and demos involving Sphero, Kano, Goldie Blox,
Makey Makey and more. Come have some fun with our experts!
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THE HOW AND WHY OF VIDEO IN THE CLASSROOM
Dan Gagnon, Jaime Vandergrift, Lee Green and Arvin Ross
Come explore the power of video as an educational medium. Our presenters will show some great videos and exciting production tools – including Swivl, Snagit, Touchcast, Slopro, Google Hangouts on Air, and many more – then lead a large-group discussion on the myriad ways to use such tools for teaching and learning.
GETTING TO THE HEART OF TRANSFORMATIVE CHANGE
Donna Teuber, Kate Matthews, Wanda McClure and Nishant Mehta
From innovation incubators to teacher leadership teams, our presenters will share examples of the approaches being used in their schools or districts to facilitate meaningful change, and guide you in discussion of how change leadership applies to you. Regardless of your title or position, you’ll leave this interactive workshop with ideas you can implement in your own schools.