Enjoy conversation and sharing with Tweetchat moderator @wellssusan Susan Wells founder of Camp TechTerra, a curriculum bringing together technology and nature to help children better understand the world around them. Susan, a 30 year educator brings her expertise in Digital Learning, STEM and MakerEd to provide Camp TechTerra’s curriculum and certification for teachers and students.
Guests for this evening’s Tweetchat are from Shodor, a National Resource for Computational Science Education,@Shodor Levi Diala and @Aaron_Weedon Aaron Weedon. Levi is Shodor’s Managing Editor of the Journal of Computational Science Education (JOCSE) and an expert in Computational Science Education. Aaron’s expertise in with Programming and Parallel Computing.
hosted by Shodor & Camp TechTerra
Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
"Deeper Learning through Coding" with #Tynker Kevin Elgan, Director of School Programs
Using Tynker with district's primary students… “It’s not just about the coding, it’s about using coding to foster deeper learning that allows students to learn, apply what they learned and demonstrate mastery of the core content.” says Kathy Bottaro-Digital Learning Program Coordinator, Sioux City Community School District. Learn how as Kevin Elgan talks coding and common core support built into every Tynker lesson plan, Concept Maps to track progress, project hooks to support teaching in core curriculum areas and additional tools for teachers.
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MegaShare brings together presenters from multiple ISTE Networks including @1to1 Network, Mobile Learning Network, Games & Simulations Network and more!
- University of VirginiaSpecial Education
- University of North Carolina at GreensboroMSA
ISTE, International Society for Technology in Education MLN, Mobile Learning Network President-Elect 2015-16 Professional Development Chair, Past-President
- Founder of Camp TechTerraFounder, presentCamp TechTerra http://camptechterra.com a unique STEM learning experience teaching coding, robotics, makersed and science with a foundation in the great outdoors.
- Durham Public SchoolsSchool based admin, 2015
- Chapel Hill Carrboro City SchoolsPrincipal
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