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AI &Robotics, Remote Work, Open Innovation, Special talks, Awards, Competition & Investment workshops culminated an interesting Day 2 of COMEUP 2020!

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The opening talk was on the Future of Technology and Quantum Computing. He spoke about his own experience with Quantum computing and his company’s technology. After Mr. Gary’s speech, he invited other experts to discuss the topic via video conference. AI and Robotics.

Integrating Coding and Robotics into the Classroom

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Coding and robotics programs in classrooms reflect how integral technology is in our lives. Educators like Angie Kalthoff, Technology Integrationist in St. Cloud, MN, and Ann Bartel, Instructional Technology Specialist in Chilton, WI, teach K-8 students about technology through coding and computer science programs that incorporate the 4 Cs of learning: collaboration, creativity, critical thinking, and communication.

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Creative Coding and Robots in the Classroom

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Carrie Willis, Technology Director for Valley Preparatory School and Strategic Outreach Manager for Wonder Workshop, and Caitlin Arakawa, Kindergarten Teacher at Valley Preparatory School, dispel these misconceptions, during a recent edWebinar. Teachers do not need computer science degrees to engage, enhance and extend student coding experiences due to the abundance of easily accessible creative coding and robotics programs.

Coding for the Common Core – Apps for Integrating Coding With Math and ELA

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Educational Games & Gamification Free Tools & Resources Future of Education Technology iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Workshops & Conferences coding and robot apps coding tools for k-5 common core and programming ipad coding apps for young students robot coding apps ipad teach computer programming coding with common core teaching coding with common core

How Do We Get More Girls Into STEM? Build Confidence (and Robots)

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The Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation , organizer of the world’s largest robotics competition and leader in STEM education, is doing a careful examination of gender diversity. As education, technology and nonprofit leaders, we must adopt successful strategies, prioritize and move forward. Fortunately, we’ve found that participation in robotics competitions can boost confidence. Women make up half of the total U.S.

Robot teaching assistants help autistic children in the UAE.

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Robot teaching assistants help autistic children in the UAE. Robotic teaching assistants are being deployed into autism centres in the UAE to help children learn faster and better. The first robot, provided by ATLAB, a technology-based learning solutions company, is in use at the Umm Al Quwain Autism Centre. Robotic teaching assistants are changing the way the kids are taught. Next week the CDE team will be coming at your live from the CoSN annual conference.

FETC Future of Educational Technology… Orlando Florida… Please Join Me!

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I will be providing five workshop and one FETC Featured Presentation. Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs. Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I can provide any of the workshops listed below in your location. I am excited about learning with thousands of other educators at this amazing conference. Information Technology.

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Part Four: Beyond SAMR… Technology, Deeper Learning, and Rigor

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In this post I would like to introduce you to way that you can ensure the deeper thinking and rigor are part of school wide technology integration. Also remember you can book me for a conference or your school district with workshops that are informative, engaging, and practical. I have three pre-conference workshops that you may want to register for. I will also have three concurrent session during the main conference.

Storms over liberal education: notes on the 2016 AAC&U conference

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Last week I participated in the American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) 2016 conference. I was there for a few reasons, starting with having the fine opportunity to lead a pre conference workshop, followed by presenting on two panels, helping out with a Twitter component, and reconnecting with dozens of friends and colleagues. Let me share some materials here, along with reflections on the conference. Preconference workshop.

B is for Blended with Technology: The ABC’s of PBL … Building Blocks to Transform Learning

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In this second post, I would like to build the idea of the Building Block I call Blended with Technology. It may just provide a whole new look at what educational technology really is and why it is important to PBL and Deeper Learning. Also, remember you can book me for a conference or your school district with workshops that are informative, engaging, and practical. There are many educators that believe that Project Base Learning must be integrated with technology.

FETC 2019: Day One

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Wearing winter coats and braving the harsh Florida weather, lines formed early for the 8 am workshops. Because this is my 13th FETC, I confidently walked into the conference center as a tour guide for an FETC first timer. The new and improved conference registration location is an upgrade from its previous place in the corner of the Expo floor. These challenges were addressed in the Future of Edtech Administrator and the Future of Edtech Information Technology workshops.

How Do We Know If Technology Is the Solution or the Problem?

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Through our direct interactions with educators and school leaders around the country working to implement effective personalized learning models in their schools and districts, we find that technology’s role in this arena is yet to be clearly defined on a broad scale. So, what role(s) should technology play in education? Maddux worried that technology would disrupt the personal relationships built and maintained through live, in-class discussions.

Integrating Technology with Project Based Learning… Four Indicators to Blend the Learning

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Welcome to this April post designed to look at the idea of technology and PBL. I am often asked about the relationship of PBL and technology. STEM, 21st century learning, and technology integration, please sign up for 21centuryedtech by email or RSS. Booking Info – Time to think about your school or conference needs. Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference?

Things to Do In Denver When You’re Ed- an ISTE Look

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ISTE is a conference that will blow your mind with awesomeness but it can also be overwhelming and intimidating if you aren’t prepared. Keep an eye out for rogue robots as well. There’s a larger conversation going on, so use conference tags (#ISTE2016 because why save two characters, right?) If you’re at the conference and away from work, consider setting up an auto-reply so people know you’re busy getting inspired. .

Wahoo! The 2013 Global Education Conference - Still Time to Present + Plan to Attend!

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Please mark your calendars for November 18 - 22 for the fourth annual Global Education Conference ( [link] ). The Global Education Conference is a collaborative, inclusive, world-wide community initiative involving students, educators, and organizations at all levels. We''ll end here with this year''s keynote speakers (but stay tuned--the amazing Lucy Gray is likely to add even more before the conference officially starts!). Julene Reed Director of Academic Technology St.

Students Create a Pop-Up Makerspace at a Domestic Violence Shelter

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Sewing machines, robotics, circuitry and virtual reality were among the stations designed and operated by our students. The innovation space includes a “think tank” room with writable surfaces and flexible furniture designed for ideating, a robotics lab where our upper school Lego robotics program is housed and an innovation lab, which provides work space, tools and resources for projects. Sharing at conferences was working well, but our students wanted more.

Part 1: Facilitating Inquiry in the Classroom… The Driving Question and PBL

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I will be at Alan November’s BLC19 in Boston (July) presenting workshops and sessions to support educators and students. Checkout my conference half day workshops : Making Makers Mainstream and Project Based Learning Quick Start. Even after a workshop devoted to PBL… questions will come across my email asking for help in constructing and refining the Driving or Investigative Question. DQ/IQ: Can we program a robot to …. ?

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Launch a New Age in Teaching & Learning with Moonshot Camp Hawaii 2017!

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finally deep dive into these innovative, bleeding edge, and horizon technologies! We're talking about virtual reality, Drones & UAVs, Coding, 3D Printing, Robotics, and more! hour deep dive sessions with hands-on experiential opportunities, along with 1 hour workshops sessions designed to take you beyond! Conference Hawaii moonshot PDAre you ready to launch into a new age of teaching and learning!? In 3.2.1. REGISTER for Moonshot Camp Hawaii 2017 !

10 Inspiring Lessons From An Almost Analog Native In An Era of E-Learning and Blended Classrooms.

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Booking Info – Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, and the 4 C’s.

Part 3: Over 150 STEM Resources for PBL and Authentic Learning… Engineering

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I hope you enjoyed my thoughts of STEM being a Verb a few posts back, along with the 40 resources geared toward STEM Science and 35 resources geared toward STEM Technology. Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs. Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I have delivered hundreds of workshops and presentations.

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FETC 2020: STEM, safety, and students

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Topics ran the gamut from the latest tech tools and personalized learning strategies to funding, supporting, and sustaining district technology initiatives. FETC 2020 offered sessions and workshops, interactive spaces, an extensive expo hall, and purposefully-chosen dynamic, energizing, and inspiring keynote presentations. Even though the Miami sunshine was enticing, attendees moved excitedly from session to session, eager to soak up all that the conference had to offer.

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Why the Littlest Learners Deserve the Most Attention—and Money

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And how can an AI-enhanced robot help toddlers improve language skills? These were among the projects pitched at Early Futures, a conference hosted by the Omidyar Network, Promise Venture Studio, and Sesame Workshop in San Francisco on Nov. Lublin was one of many voices at the conference who sought to shift the perception that caring for children up to age 4 is solely the responsibility of the individual families. Education Technology Events Community

Part 2: Computational Thinking: Over 50 Resources To Teach CT Across the Entire Curriculum

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Also, remember that I can come to your conference or school district and provide engaging authentic, practical, and purposeful professional development. Please note I will be at BLC19 in Boston (July) presenting workshops and sessions to support educators and students. Keep in mind that Computational Thinking can use devices, robots, and computers to support learning. Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs.

Coming This Summer: Powerful, Peer-Led Professional Development That Won’t Bore

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When was the last time you walked into a conference without an agenda? For us, it was at EdFoo 2017 , an un-conference of teachers, edtech gurus, funders and others gathered at Google’s Silicon Valley headquarters for three days of spontaneous learning. EdFoo “campers” create the event’s agenda collaboratively and on the fly, organizing their ideas on a whiteboard as the conference begins. Education Technology Professional Development Learning Strategies

Launch a New Age in Teaching & Learning with Space Camp Hawaii 2017!

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finally deep dive into these innovative, bleeding edge, and horizon technologies! We're talking about virtual reality, Drones & UAVs, Coding, 3D Printing, Robotics, and more! hour deep dive sessions with hands-on experiential opportunities, along with 1 hour workshops sessions designed to take you beyond! Conference Hawaii PD SpacecampAre you ready to launch into a new age of teaching and learning!? In 3.2.1. REGISTER for Spacecamp Hawaii 2017 !

A World of PBL… 25 Authentic Resources To Connect Students Beyond The Classroom

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Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs. Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, Makerspace, Inquiry, Computational Thinking, and the 4 C’s. I have delivered hundreds of workshops and presentations. I have done 100’s of workshops and presentations.

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The Future Is Always Uncertain. So How Should Educators Prepare Today’s Learners?

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Technologies like artificial intelligence and augmented reality have evolved “much faster than our civic infrastructure,” said Tom Vander Ark, chief executive of Getting Smart. EdSurge Fusion , technology industrialists joined school leaders at keynotes and workshops in grappling with how to best prepare students for a future where many jobs may be automated—and cease to exist. And while technology can support the development of these skills, by no means is it a prerequisite.

Alan November Shares A Mind Blowing New Idea in Assessment

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Alan November is an international leader in education technology. He has been director of an alternative high school, computer coordinator, technology consultant, and university lecturer. He has helped schools, governments and industry leaders improve the quality of education through technology. He has delivered keynotes and workshops in all fifty states, across Canada, and throughout the UK, Europe, Asia and Central America.

Part 2… 34 NCAA Basketball Lesson Plan Resources and Links … A PBL Series

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I will be at Alan November’s BLC19 in Boston (July) presenting workshops and sessions to support educators and students. Checkout my conference half day workshops : Making Makers Mainstream and Project Based Learning Quick Start. I would like to bring practical and affordable PBL, STEM, Makers, and Standards Based Technology Workshops to your school of conference. You see… we really must learn to put into practice some of the best lessons never taught!

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How Middle School Obsessions Can Shape Career Paths.

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I'm a technology integrationist and I'm part of an educator group called MidMN , named for our location in central Minnesota. Instead of nurturing these interests in our individual classrooms, we organized a student-powered conference where middle schoolers could showcase what they were really interested in learning about with a wider audience. Other students wanted to tackle creating worlds in Minecraft and figure out how to build their own robots and computers.

Part 2… 30 NCAA Basketball Lesson Plan Resources and Links … A PBL Series

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Booking Info – Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, and the 4 C’s. s of workshops and presentations. Robot Basketball – This lesson comes from Try Engineering. Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs.

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Part 1: Facilitating Inquiry in the Classroom… Driving and Investigative Questions

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Booking Info – It is time to think about your school or conference needs. Are you looking for a practical and affordable professional development workshop for your school or conference? I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, and the 4 C’s. I have delivered hundreds of workshops and presentations. DQ/IQ: Can we program a robot to …. ?

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Part 2: Computational Thinking: Over 50 Resources To Teach CT Across the Curriculum

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Also, remember that I can come to your conference or school district and provide engaging authentic, practical, and purposeful professional development. Keep in mind that Computational Thinking can use devices, robots, and computers to support learning. To ensure you do not miss a future valuable post or other resource covering PBL, Digital Curriculum, STEM, 21st-century learning, and technology integration please sign up for 21centuryedtech by email or RSS.

Driving Questions Part 1: Building Student Inquiry in Project Based Learning and STEM

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Also remember you can book me for a conference or your school district with workshops that are informative, engaging, and practical. If you happen to be at the conference please stop by and say hello. I have three pre-conference workshops that you may want to register for. They include; One-Half Day PBL Splash, Full Day PBL Starter; and a One-Half Day Technology Workshop dedicated to amplifying standards and process using Technology.

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FETC 2018: How K–12 Teachers and Leaders Can Maximize Their Experience

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Whether this is your first time attending the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) or your 10th, here are some tips and new approaches you can use to ensure you get the most out of the information-packed convention : SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! Within the four-day conference from Jan. 24 and its hours may differ from the conference hours. Follow our FETC 2018 posts on our conference landing page.