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Wednesday, July 10 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
How to Be Okay with Students Running Circles Around You OR Incorporating Computer Science to Increase Student Engagement

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If you want 100% engagement, incorporate coding into your lesson. Accepting that your students will probably know more about coding & computer science than you eliminates a lot of the anxiety you may have about trying something new. We will use TEACHER FRIENDLY and FREE tools to incorporate math, writing skills, etc. across the curriculum while students use coding to create interactive and engaging projects. All students can code and so can you!!!
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TJ Olenja

STEMs Middle School Teacher, Berea Middle
I am passionate about bringing STEM/STEAM experiences to and providing our community with the tools that will help create solutions, enhance our society while making connections to high demand/high wage careers.If STEMs is the 2nd Industrial Revolution, let's get on board, Full STEAM... Read More →

Wednesday July 10, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm EDT