Workshop Offerings

E.g., 2019-01-24
Date & Timesort descending Workshop Descriptions Workshop Category Status Action
February 5, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Manipulatives in the Geometry Class: Fun with Pattern Blocks and Geoboards (Grades 6-10) (#020519) In this workshop we will use pattern blocks and geoboards to explore questions related to polygons, area and perimeter, and... Mathematics OPEN
February 7, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Computer Vision Kit : Introduction to Machine Learning *** $199 (#020719) Explore how computers see and understand what they see while we play with computer vision. Participants will build and setup... Maker Series OPEN
February 22, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Assessing learning in Project Based Learning classrooms The workshop explores how to assess learning while students solve authentic, real-world problems.  Learn what counts as... Digital Learning OPEN
February 26, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Problem-based Learning: Focus on Fractions (grades 3-6) (#260219) Fractions and solving word problems are two of the most common areas that students struggle with. How can we build on... Mathematics OPEN
March 5, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
A Sense-Making Approach to Computational Algorithms (grades 2-5) (#050319) Computational fluency is vital to one’s success in more advanced math classes, such as Algebra and above. Sadly, many... Mathematics OPEN
March 7, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Autobotz: Introduction to Autonomous Vehicles (#030719) This workshop is an overview of machine learning and digital fabrication techniques involved with modifying an off the shelf... Maker Series OPEN
March 14, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Scratch & Makey Makey Carnival Project (#031419) In this workshop, we will start with learning how to work with Scratch and Makey Makey to create a desktop fun... Maker Series OPEN
March 15, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Using Student Learning Data to Foster a Growth Culture Explore strategies that improve your instructional design by optimizing real-time data.  Build data literacy. Make use... Digital Learning OPEN
March 19, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Role of Visualization and Bar Modeling in Problem Solving (Grades 2-6) (#190319) In this workshop we examine visualization as a powerful tool to promote conceptual understanding and explore how it can be... Mathematics OPEN
March 21, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Designing for the Vinyl Cutter: Introduction to Digital Fabrication (#032119) The desktop cutter is a great elementary and fun introduction to the world of digital fabrication.  Learn how to... Maker Series OPEN
March 28, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sewn Circuits and Digital Fabrication (#032819)  In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the basics of electronics sewing, electronic circuits and... Maker Series OPEN
March 29, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Enhancing visual and data literacy skills Learn how media literacy (visual and data) is designed to promote inquiry learning, think critically and create new learning... Digital Learning OPEN
April 5, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Power of Digital Portfolios to shift to growth mindset The workshop explores helpful strategies to shift from fixed to growth mindset by encouraging use of digital portfolios.... Digital Learning OPEN
May 3, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Engineering Design Through Children's Literature In this workshop you will learn about how to enhance K-5 students' understanding of science through engineering... Next Generation Science OPEN