Tag: coding

ASCD Annual Conference

Gary Stager will be leading a two-hour learning lab at the ASCD Annual Conference in Boston on March 25, 2018. What If We Were Serious About Computer Science For All? National and international calls to teach computer science to every

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Professional Development Gets Personal

Hello World is a free, glossy, well-edited magazine for educators published by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. Gary Stager has written two featured articles in the first four issues of the publication. His latest article, Professional Development Gets Personal, shares lessons

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New Jersey Educational Computing Conference

Dr. Stager returns to NJ to speak at the conference he started in 1987 and led for seven years, NJECC. At this year’s conference, Gary will be leading a brand new presentation and workshop. Your School is Only as Good

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Edtechteacher Summit

Sylvia Martinez will be a featured speaker at the EdTechTeacher Summit in Boston on November 15, 2017. Sessions: STEAM You Can Wear: Personalize Design Experiences with Coding and Electronics Girls & STEM: Inclusion, Equity, and Action

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Twice the Hour of Code – Twitter Chat with Dr. Gary Stager – December 7th

In honor of Computer Science Week (aka: Hour of Code), Dr. Gary Stager, co-author of Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom, will be hosting a freewheeling two-hour-long Twitter chat on December 7th from 8-10 PM (EST) 5-7 PM (Pacific).

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MLTI Summer Institute (Gary keynote)

Gary will keynote and lead workshops at the 2016 MLTI Summer Institute.

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Invent To Learn Workshop for Independent Schools of Victoria (Gary)

Dr. Gary Stager will be leading a day-long hands-on Invent To Learn workshop for Independent Schools Victoria in their West Melbourne seminar room. Target Audience: All Teachers, Teacher Librarians   Program Description: Independent Schools Victoria have been fortunate in securing Dr

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Programmable Toys for the iPad

Tickle, a dialect of Scratch for the iPad created by Taiwanese computer science professor Mike Chen, has a very special secret sauce. While Tickle allows users to create animations, games, and stories in a Scratch-like fashion (with an orca replacing the cat),

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Happy 45th Birthday Maker Movement! @ISTE 2016

A day of hard fun is in store for one and all! In 1971, our friends Cynthia Solomon and Seymour Papert published a paper that changed the world. “Twenty Things to Do with a Computer” not only explored computers as

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