Attention K-8 Teachers
TCCSA will be hosting a full day workshop presented by Laurie Green, from Western Reserve Public Media.
MaKey MaKey - Create and Innovate
Who: Teachers K-8
Fee: Cost $125.00 Cost includes a Makey Makey kit and lunch (payable by check or PO)
When: Monday June 5, 2017 8:30-3:30
Where: TCCSA 2125 Eagle Pass; Wooster, Ohio 44691
Description: Through hands on activities discover the endless ways the simple Makey Makey kit can integrate within the curriculum while encouraging students to create and innovate! Makey Makey is an invention kit that turns everyday objects in the classroom into controllers and touchpads. Then learn the basics of Scratch and see how your students can use this to control your MaKey Makey. Participants will create their own Makey Makey project to take back to the classroom along with resources and ideas for classroom integration. .
Register online here: http://event.tccsa.net (choose the Professional Development category)
Laurie Green works for Western Reserve Public Media PBS in the Educational Services Department. Laurie has been working in technology and education for nearly 30 years. She holds a Masters Degree from Cleveland State University in Curriculum and Foundations with a focus on Technology Education, and a Bachelors in Business from The Ohio State University. A recognized speaker, curriculum consultant, and workshop leader, her experiences have included serving on the keynote panel for Learning 2.0 in Shanghai, China, a Keynote speaker for the Maths and Science conference in Queensland, Australia, and presenting at various conferences throughout the United States including ISTE and OETC. Her expertise as a Technology Integration specialist was recently recognized by Squirrels® and was accepted into their Alpha Squirrel class. She is also a Certified LEGO Robotics Instructor, and Quality Matters Certified.