Model Schools Webinar Descriptions

Webinar: Making It Click—Tools for Teaching Younger Students Technology Skills

Course Date: 7/14/17

As schools start to introduce technology to our youngest learners, teachers need resources for helping them learn basic computer, mouse, keyboarding, and digital citizenship skills. Come learn how to foster student technology awareness & independence, and get the best resources for fun and innovative tools to help your students master these necessary skills! This webinar will introduce participants to a variety of strategies and tools to help students in PK-6. Participants will receive a focused list of skills students should learn in order to use technology proficiently and safely and the resources to reinforce student proficiency.

Presenter: Emily Russo
Venue: Online
Time: 9 - 10:30 AM
Audience: Pk-6 Grade Educators
Contact: Eileen Catasus-Chapman
Cost: $25 Subscribers; $0 Co-Ser 535

Webinar: Learn it today use it tomorrow: The Not-So-Secret Code—VEX Edition

Course Date: 8/8/17

In a world filled with a growing number of interconnected electronics and devices, don’t you find it funny that most people have no idea how any of these devices truly work? Come join us as we learn the basics of the free and easy to use coding tools included in your VEX IQ Super Kit. In this session, we will give an overview of Snap CAD, Mod Kit, and RobotC. This session is intended for those using or planning on purchasing VEX IQ Robotics Super Kits.

Presenter: Stevie Creft
Venue: Online
Time: 2 - 3 PM
Audience: Educators with access to VEX IQ Super Kits
Contact: Eileen Catasus-Chapman
Cost: $25 Subscribers; $0 Co-Ser 535