Cancelled Due to Low Enrollment Robotics Technology Medley in the Classroom – St. Louis Location
Delve into multiple robotics platforms and the concept of control systems during this academy. Explore Sphero, LEGO Mindstorms EV3, Tetrix PRIME, and VEX EDR technologies. Learn basic block-based and text-based programming, utilizing educational applications, code, and game-style controllers to control robots and engage in friendly competition. Participants will tour the many technological programs available at Ranken Technical College to enlighten their perceptions about STEM and profitable career choices, where technical training, real-world situations, and certifications are critical. Participants will also learn research-based best practices and learner-centered instructional strategies for enhancing student learning and achievement.
Instructor: Chris Donaldson, Technology & Engineering Teacher, Parkway West High School, Ballwin, MO, STEM Education Consultant, B.A. Business/Marketing Education (6-12) and German (K-12), Technology and Engineering Certification (5-12), M.Ed. Science Education with NASA Endeavor STEM Teaching Certificate.
When/Where: June 24-28, 2019, 8AM–4PM, Ranken Technical College, 4431 Finney Avenue, St. Louis, MO
Registration Fee: $25 (NON-REFUNDABLE); lunch will be provided daily.
- Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Your registration fee of $25.00 is NON-REFUNDABLE.
Educators interested in this learning opportunity may:
- Earn graduate credit from Lindenwood University (fees apply);
- Benefit from a quality instructional experience, hands-on demonstrations from experienced faculty, and supplemental take-home materials.
Please read this form and indicate your acceptance of its terms by checking the box at the bottom of the attendee information form.
For more information, contact: Barbara Bragg, Director of STEM Pathways Development, at (314) 286-4822 or [email protected]