Date and Time: Wed, Jan 17, 2018, 8:30 AM – Thu, Jan 18, 2018, 4:00 PM EST
Remake Learning Professional Development Workshop
Community Learning Exchange: Embedding Equity within Professional Development
Overview: A two-day workshop about how to infuse equity mindsets and cultural relevance into innovative professional development experiences.
Location: Alloy 26 at NOVA Place
SPACE IS LIMITED (Email Colleen if you register)
Date and Time: Wed, Jan 17, 2018, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM EST
"We the People - Math Literacy For All Alliance"
A workshop with Maisha Moses
Executive Director, The Young People's Project
Location: Carnegie Mellon University, Newell Simon Hall
Overview: Learn about The Young People's Project, it's background including The Algebra Project, and the Flagway™ Games as an example of a bottom up organizing approach to math literacy. The YPP and the Algebra Project create a cultural context in which mathematics emerges naturally from students’ experience by creating mathematically rich games and experiences. Light Dinner Provided.
SPACE IS LIMITED
Date and Time: Mon, Jan 22, 2018, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST
Racism, Recovery, and Social Justice Symposium - Live Webinar
1-1:50 PM - Framing conversation
2-2:50 PM -Stocktaking and sensemaking of racist incidents on campus
3-3:50 PM – Self-care and healing in periods of racial stress and recovery from racial battle fatigue
4-4:50 PM – Collective impact and coalition-building for racial justice
Location: Penn State New Kensington - OPEN to ABC CREATE districts
Deadline: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Submit Your Remake Learning Days Event
You're invited to participate in the region's largest open house for hands-on learning, May 17 - 25, 2018. Submit your event to get in on the fun!
Overview: Remake Learning Days is back May 17-25, 2018 bringing hands-on, engaging, and relevant learning experiences to youth and families in neighborhoods across southwestern Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Date and Time: Wed, Jan 24, 2018, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM EST
ABC CREATE GigaPan Workshop
A workshop with Lou Karas
Director, Center for Arts and Education, West Liberty University
Location: Franklin Regional Middle School
Overview: Appropriate for new or wanna-be GigaPan users as well as for those who want to enhance their use of GigaPan images or technology in their classrooms or with cross-district projects. Lunch provided.
Date and Time: February 1, 2018 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Hummingbird Robotics Advanced Topics: Construct an Autonomous Vehicle
With BirdBrain Technology's Matt Chilbert
Location: TransformED West at Montour High School
Overview: Design, build and program an autonomous vehicle with the Hummingbird Robotics Kit! Use recyclable material to construct a vehicle that will respond to light and shadows and avoid obstacles. This workshop is for educators who already use the Hummingbird or have attended a Hummingbird workshop in the past. Participants will use Ardublock and Arduino programming in the workshop. No experience with either Ardublock or Arduino is necessary prior to this workshop. FYI - There is a cost to attend this session (varying between $99 - $799) depending on whether you will need to purchase a Robotics Kit and on the number of participants with you.