Date and Time: Tue, Mar 6, 2018 8 AM - 3 PM
STEAM for ALL: ABC CREATE SHOWCASE 2018
Overview: Explore classroom integration of creative technologies. Glimpse emerging technologies and classroom pilots. Connect with colleagues. No registration fee. Lunch included. ACT 48 eligible.
Location: Penn State New Kensington
3550 7th Street Road
New Kensington, PA 15068
Date and Time: Tue, Feb 13 + Thur, Mar 22, 2018
Computer Science Teacher's Association
Formed in Pittsburgh Fall 2017. As part of its commitment to meeting the needs of members and developing a strong community of computer science educators, CSTA supports the development of regional CSTA chapters. A CSTA chapter is a local branch of CSTA designed to facilitate discussion of local issues, provision of member services at the local level, and to promote CSTA membership on the national level.
Date and Time: Applications due Wed, Feb 28, 2018
Developed with the Institute of Play in New York City, the Woodrow Wilson HistoryQuest Fellowship offers professional development for middle and high school American history teachers in CT, MA, NJ, NYC, and PA.The program aims to use the power of games, play, and digital tools to transform both teacher practice and student engagement.
Overview: HistoryQuest Fellows attend free of charge a five-day workshop during the week of July 22, 2018, in the Princeton, New Jersey area, including single-occupancy housing and meals, with expenses paid.
Sponsor: Woodrow Wilson Foundation
Act Soon! Register by March 31.
On April 1, registration will open beyond ABC CREATE.
Date and Time: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 8:30 AM - 2:30PM
Plum High School
ABC CREATE TRAINING SESSION:
VIRTUAL REALITY IN THE CLASSROOM
Overview: Your students can experience the amazing technology of virtual reality using only an inexpensive viewer or iPad. Take your students on a virtual field trip to Egypt! The International Space Station! The 9/11 Museum! The Grand Canyon! Under the ocean!
All grade levels. ACT 48. Lunch provided.
Location: Plum High School
Date and Time: DUE Friday, March 23, 2018,
The Great Remake Micro-Grants
Remake Learning works to ignite engaging, relevant, and equitable learning opportunities that help young people thrive in a time of remarkable change.
Overview: With catalytic grants of $2,500 and $7,500, we aim to support learning practices, projects, and environments that advance our common vision.
Sponsor: Remake Learning