Frontiers of Innovation: Curriculum Change in Online Learning Environments


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Westin Wall Centre Vancouver Airport Hotel - 3099 Corvette Way, Richmond, BC V6X 4K3

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Friday, April 20

10:45am PDT

Teaching coding through robotics
Limited Capacity seats available

Our hands-on coding robotics workshop is designed for educators wanting to explore ways to integrate the new Applied Design, Skills and Technologies curriculum in their classrooms. Participants will learn the basics of coding a robotic device while highlighting our instructional approach and curricular resources. We will also discuss various implementation strategies and what classroom assessment could look like.

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Dereck Dirom

Abbotsford Sr Secondary School
Dereck Dirom currently teaches a Makerspace program at Abbotsford Sr. Secondary School and is a founder of GearBots Makerspace. He has seen first hand how promoting science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) through the use of robotics and coding can be an effective way... Read More →

Friday April 20, 2018 10:45am - 12:00pm PDT
Lulu Island