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UOIT Faculty of Education Summer Workshops focus on three man areas:
Explore a variety of coding environments that operate on different platforms including iPads/android, web-based and computers. Participants will be introduced to a variety of coding programs that will include (but not limited to):
Several programmable robotic devices will be available for exploration:
Participants can explore a variety of programs or focus in more depth on two or three environments to suit their classroom situation. Curriculum connections will be made with the various coding programs and robotic devices.
Workshops provide teachers with the background they need to integrate these topics into their classrooms. Through hands-on, open-ended inquiry projects, participants will learn engineering concepts, and the connection between STEAM disciplines. Associated pedagogy/educational theory will be covered. The workshops are open to any Kindergarten to Grade 12 teacher, informal education providers, and volunteers or industry members interested in learning about Coding, Minecraft, STEAM and/or LEGO engineering.
Participants will leave with:
UOIT, 2000 Simcoe Street North
|Aug 16-17, 2018||$75|
Recreational Instructional Intense or Competitive