Workshop Offerings

E.g., 2018-11-14
Date & Timesort descending Workshop Descriptions Workshop Category Status Action
November 14, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Introduction to Arduino (#111418) Join us as we learn about basic electronics and Arduino programming,  We will be wiring electronic components and... Maker Series OPEN
November 15, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Phenomenon in the NGSS class (#111518) What are phenomena? Why are they important for implementing NGSS? Workshop explores explore how you can use phenomena to... Next Generation Science OPEN
November 16, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Problem-based Learning: Focus on Fractions (grades 3-6) (#111618) Fractions and solving word problems are two of the most common areas that students struggle with. How can we build on... Mathematics OPEN
November 30, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Using Games to Engage Students in Problem Solving (Grades 5-9) (#113018) We will explore number games, brainteasers and magic tricks that provide a fun, engaging environment for genuine thinking... Mathematics OPEN
December 6, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Autobotz: Introduction to Autonomous Vehicles (#120618) Join us in this quick hands-on overview of machine learning and digital fabrication techniques involved with modifying an... Maker Series OPEN
December 6, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Claims, Evidence & Reasoning (CER) strategies to improve student learning in NGSS classrooms (#120618) Help students practice CER to enrich their science learning experience.  The strategy prepares students to identify... Next Generation Science OPEN
December 7, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Technology in the Math Class (grades 7-12) (#120718) This workshop will explore how new digital applications and websites may be used in the math classroom to offer... Mathematics OPEN
December 21, 2018
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Measure it Up! (K-5) (#122118) We tend to focus on teaching how to measure rather than what it means to measure. In this workshop, we discuss the big ideas... Mathematics OPEN
January 10, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Introductory Micro:bit Robotics: R/C Artbot (#011019) Using common materials, we will create a primitive micro:bit robot that draws.  With a second micro:bit, we will create... Maker Series OPEN
January 11, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
PI 101: Introduction to Raspberry PI *** Friday (#011119) In this hands-on introduction to using Raspberry Pi, you will learn how to get started with the Pi, some creative ways to... Maker Series OPEN
January 17, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sewn Circuits and Digital Fabrication (#011719) We will be making light up Valentine's Day themed projects that you can take back to the classroom.  In this hands-... Maker Series OPEN
January 18, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
PI 102: Command Line, Python and Web Serving *** Friday (#011819) This workshop will help participants leverage the Raspberry PI as a web server for various projects in their classroom.... Maker Series OPEN
January 24, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
PI 103: Python and PI Camera (#012419) The focus of this workshop centers around the basics of working with the PI Camera.  Participants will learn how to... Maker Series 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 21, 2019
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Introductory Micro:bit Robotics: R/C Artbot (#022119) Using common materials, we will create a primitive micro:bit robot that draws.  With a second micro:bit, we will create... Maker Series 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 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 the the basics of electronics sewing, electronic circuits and microcontroller... Maker Series OPEN