Introduction to Robotics
A FREE Workshop for Teachers of Grades 5-12
You are cordially invited to join us for an exciting evening of robotics at one of three “Introduction to Robotics” teacher workshops for grades 5-12!
Workshop will be from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM at all locatioins
March 7, 2017: Palmdale Conference Center/AVUHSD (1156 East Ave S, Palmdale)
RSVP by February 28
March 14, 2017: Mojave Desert AQMD (14306 park Ave, Victoville)
RSVP by March 7
March 20, 2017: Twentynine Palms Elementary School (74350 Playa Vista, Twentynine Palms)
RSVP by March 14
This innovative three-hour workshop will give attendees hands-on experience with real robots using LinkBot– a new breakthrough educational modular robotics program! LinkBot is a fully functional robot that is specially designed for integrating computing and STEM education into your curriculum. Attendees will learn how to teach math and coding using this “grab and go” system that is Chromebook friendly and smoothly transitions into more complex robotic platforms.
The “Introduction to Robotics’’ workshop will also bring Next Generation Science Standards to life for your students while providing them with hands-on application of STEM subjects. This workshop will show you how to expand your students’ computational thinking and technical skills needed to excel in those subjects.
Attendees will receive free standards-based curriculum for their grade level.
Workshops are limited to the first 20 teachers who register. Early registration is recommended. To register for the workshop of your choice, please contact MEEC Program Specialist, Samantha Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org or (760) 245-1661 ext. 6717. *Educators are required to provide their own laptop for the workshop (No Tablets)
Linkbot Classrom Kits will be made available for teacher check-out by MEEC following the final workshop on March 21!