The workshop consists of a 100% virtual NASA-in-the-Classroom professional development activity, and is open to all Minnesota K-12 educators and education majors. Participants will receive a free Sphero Bolt robot and learn how to integrate coding into their classroom activities. No prior knowledge of coding or robotics is needed to participate in this workshop. All levels of experience, content knowledge, or grade level taught are welcome and encouraged to participate.
Minnesota college students majoring in education who wish to register for the course should complete this short form. Students will be placed on a waiting list until July 20, giving K-12 educators time to register. Following this date, we will notify students in the order they submitted the form and ask them to register on this page.
This professional development is sponsored by NASA-MN Space Grant Consortium (https://www.mnspacegrant.org/).
All participants will receive:
Information about Sphero: https://sphero.com/pages/about-us
Dates | August 1 - 5 | 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Delivery | Online Hybrid (Synchronous online Zoom meetings and asynchronous practice sessions)
Capacity | 20 Participants
Cost | Free for MN K-12 educators and MN students majoring in education
Graduate Credit Option | Earn an optional .5 graduate credits. Select this add-on during checkout. Those taking the course for credit will be expected to complete an extra assignment in order to meet the credit hour requirement.
Optional Credit Cost | $62.50
Registration Deadline | July 22, 2022Registration will close 10 days before the workshop to allow time for mailing Sphero robots to participants.
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Dr. Thelma BerquóAssociate Professor of PhysicsDepartment of Physics, Environmental and Sustainability StudiesConcordia College
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