Introducing Robots in STEM learning

NextWaveSTEM now offering teacher training using robots to create engaging STEM learning experiences for students.

ISBE Professional Development Clock Hours*: 6  


NextWaveSTEM Professional Development for Teachers

Drones, robots, and 3D printers are being used today for a variety of purposes, and these emerging technologies will continue to become even more integral to our society in the years to come. Our Professional Development Workshops are for teachers who are interested in using drones, robots, and 3D printers in the classroom to deliver STEM learning that inspires and sparks students’ curiosity, builds critical thinking, and introduces students to coding skills that are becoming vital as careers continue to shift towards STEM-related fields.

Using robots to Create Engaging STEM Learning Experiences for Students

Participants will build foundational knowledge of how robotics can help students to deepen their understanding of STEM and the world around them. The workshop includes an orientation to the mBot robot and mBlockly software; training on pedagogical strategies for using robots in the classroom to build 21st century skills; suggestions for making robotics relevant across a variety of curricular areas; and a supported, collaborative planning session in which teachers work together to develop practical plans to implement learning with robots in their schools.

Scope of Learning

  • Hands-on orientation to Scratch Programming Language

  • Instructional strategies for using robotics to help students build 21st century skills and meet the Next Generation Science Standards

  • Practical approaches to integrating robots into your curriculum using gamification

Limited spots available! Register today.

Upcoming ROBOTICS TRAINING

Monday, November 25

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Chicago, IL

$495    

Wednesday, December 18

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Chicago, IL

$495    

EMAIL US

hello@nextwavestem.com

CALL US

312.600.8239

VISIT

114 S Racine Ave, Suite 250 

Chicago, Illinois 60607

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