Geering Up Pro-D workshops are offered in alignment with BC’s professional development days. Join us to explore new and fun ways to bring STEM topics into your classroom. These hands-on workshops will allow you to explore different activities and challenges all related to BC’s Science and ADST curriculum.
* Covid-19 Update: We are happy to announce that will be running professional development programs in the new school year in a virtual environment! Although these workshops will be in a virtual environment, it is our goal at Geering Up to keep these workshops as hands-on and engaging as possible. For this reason, activities in the workshop will incorporate both synchronous and asynchronous learning. For more details, email us at email@example.com.
|Event & Date||About||Cost||Grades||Location|
October 23, 2020
|Explore three curriculum-related engineering activities that you can use in your classrooms to help create the connection between science and society!||FREE||Grade 4-9 Educators||Virtual!|
Learn more about what each of our pro-d days entails below!
Teachers are experts at connecting lessons to everyday life, and bringing their classrooms into the world. Engineering is about applying science to everyday life, connecting theories and practice. Join us to test out three curriculum-related engineering activities that you can use in your classrooms to help create the connection between science and society. Emphasis will be given to activities that relate to the ADST curriculum, including computational thinking and digital skills activities. Leave with ideas and inspiration!
*Content in each "Engineering for Your Classroom" workshop is unique from one another, however, if you have participated in our online course, there may be some overlap in content.
This workshop will support teachers in developing their capabilities, confidence, and understanding in delivering computational thinking activities in their classrooms. Activities in this workshop will relate to the BC's ADST curriculum. After completing this workshop, teachers will have gained confidence, ideas, inspiration, and resources to incorporate hands-on computational thinking activities into their classroom.
*Content in each "Coding For Your Classroom" workshop is unique from one another.