Make Learning Visible at Steward MakerTech

A professional development week for area teachers in the Bryan Innovation Lab

At Steward MakerTech Week, you will learn how to use high-tech tools and coding to bring your students’ ideas to life. If you’re ready to add to your teaching toolbox so you can use and integrate robotics, 3D printing, and programming languages such as Arduino and Scratch, this might be the workshop you’ve been waiting for.

Learn how to use a makerspace to foster inquiry, critical thinking, creativity, and social skills. Join one of the round table discussions on how trends in artificial intelligence, social media, or ethics will change our lives and affect the job market for our students. Get ready for a week jam-packed with ideas to prepare your students to meet the future head on.

MakerTech will take place August 13-17 from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. daily. The cost is $750 for the week, which includes all the tools needed to participate and daily lunch. You only need to bring yourself and your laptop! Scholarships are available for tuition assistance.

This summer institute is open to all area teachers, but space is limited, so register* today using the form below. Please contact Shane.Diller@stewardschool.org with any questions.

*Steward faculty please note: As with all professional development, please complete the professional development request form, obtain approval from your academic dean or division director and submit to Lisa Dwelle. You may complete the registration concurrent with the professional development form. Faculty will be compensated at the professional development hourly rate for their participation in the program.


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