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May 2018

Makers May 21


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May 21 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States
TCEA Makers

TCEA Makers – A hands-on learning experience in classrooms and libraries across the country, the maker movement is giving students and teachers the time and space they need to learn, imagine, and create. Whether hi-tech, low-tech, or some of both, you can offer engaging learning activities that develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. After a fun day of the hands-on TCEA Maker experience and a second day really diving deep into the realities of implementation, you’ll leave ready to create your…

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Makers May 22


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May 22 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States
TCEA Makers

TCEA Makers – A hands-on learning experience in classrooms and libraries across the country, the maker movement is giving students and teachers the time and space they need to learn, imagine, and create. Whether hi-tech, low-tech, or some of both, you can offer engaging learning activities that develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. After a fun day of the hands-on TCEA Maker experience and a second day really diving deep into the realities of implementation, you’ll leave ready to create your own. We’ll…

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Explore, Engage, and Enrich: LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 (Area 4)


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May 31 @ 8:30 am - June 1 @ 3:30 pm
DPISD Education Support Center, 2800 Texas Avenue
Deer Park, TX 77536 United States

Learn robotics today, teach robotics tomorrow. This learner-driven workshop is designed to give you hands-on, minds-on experience with the new LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 Robotics System. Whether you are a novice or experienced educator, this workshop will build your engineering knowledge and skills, establishing a solid foundation in building and programming. Additional topics covered: on-brick programming, classroom management techniques, and EV3 sensor activities which can be modified to fit any grade level. Please bring a laptop with software installed. Download the…

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June 2018

Enhancing the Classroom with WeDo 2.0 (Area 14 & 15)


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June 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Ballinger Elementary School, 800 Broad Ave
Ballinger, Texas 76821

Looking for ways to ignite your student’s interest and enhance their science, engineering, and coding skills? This .5 day LEGO WeDo 2.0 workshop will acquaint you with the engineering design process with a robotics based curriculum. Attendees will construct robots, investigate, collaborate, and problem-solve with your colleagues. Please bring a WeDo 2.0 Core Set and an iPad. Download the app here. If you wish to borrow a WeDo 2.0 Core set, please contact Peggy at preimers@tcea.org

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July 2018

Mission Possible: LEGO EV3 Robotics in the Classroom


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July 16 @ 8:30 am - July 20 @ 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States

Ready to engage your students with hands-on, design-based learning? Discover fun and flexible lessons you can adjust for grades 3-12. You’ll explore ways to help students develop their 21st century skills and build their love for STEM using LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 robotics. Whether you are a novice or experienced educator, this five-day learning opportunity will give you a solid foundation and prepare you to lead a successful robotics program this fall. Please bring a PC/Mac computer. iPads/Chromebooks are welcome as a supplemental device. Please email Peggy, preimers@tcea.org to…

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MakeCode for Micro:bit and Minecraft: Education Edition


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July 31 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States

The micro:bit is sweeping the globe as an accessible, inclusive approach to computing education that combines the magic of making with the power of code.  The maker education movement has proven to engage and interest girls and other nontraditional CS student populations through creative, personally meaningful projects.  Learn how combining the maker mindset with computational thinking can result in transformational learning experiences for all students.  By the end of this session attendees will know how to construct and download simple…

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August 2018

ISTE Certification – August


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August 8 @ 8:30 am - August 9 @ 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States

The purpose of the ISTE Certification is to recognize elite educators who demonstrate understanding and mastery of the ISTE Standards for Educators. Through the ISTE Certification process, participants will engage in 30 hours of dynamic in-person AND online professional learning based on the ISTE Standards and transformative pedagogy. After the two days of face-to-face training, which will include a boxed lunch each day, participants will complete four (4) online modules  within an eight (8) week period. Participants will then put together a portfolio to demonstrate their understanding and implementation of…

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September 2018

ISTE Certification – September


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September 19 @ 8:30 am - September 20 @ 3:30 pm
TCEA Conference Center, 3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, TX 78741 United States

The purpose of the ISTE Certification is to recognize elite educators who demonstrate understanding and mastery of the ISTE Standards for Educators. This certification program focuses on pedagogy but is based on the ISTE standards. Through the ISTE Certification process, participants will engage in 30 hours of dynamic in-person AND online professional learning based on the ISTE Standards and transformative pedagogy. After the two days of face-to-face training, which will include a boxed lunch each day, participants will complete four (4) online modules  within an eight (8) week period. Participants will then…

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