Hands on! Explore Tech and Nature Together!
Topics: Project-based learning, Maker movement, STEM
"In our 21st century world, students need 21st century skills. We are charting the course for these students by incorporating the 4 C’s of critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity so they can navigate the future and solve real world problems. With EdTech exploding in education, our session is an opportunity to collaborate and explore the newest and most effective STEM/Maker Space tools and their impact for the future of teaching and learning. "
Dr. Carol Spalding, president of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will be joined by two colleagues from the Instructional Technology Council - Mickey Slimp and Roy Bartels - to provide a timely update and synopsis for senior administrators regarding the impact of the Internet of Things at America's community colleges. The webinar will include the important "next steps" to be taken to more effectively prepare for this technological transformation in higher education.
E-mail CEOs@aacc.nche.edu to register for this free webinar.
For educators today, being connected isn’t an option, it’s a requirement. Educators Tom Whitby and Steven Anderson discuss their own paths to connectedness and how other educators can follow in their footsteps. Participants will examine what qualities a Connected Educator exhibits and how every educator, in their own way, can use those qualities to extend learning for themselves and their students.
OER (Open Educational Resources)
Smithsonian Learning Lab
"The Smithsonian Learning Lab is about discovery, creation, and sharing."
"The Learning Lab gives everyone with a desire to learn the opportunity to explore the Smithsonian's rich resources anytime, anywhere....add your own resources or those from other sources. Add notes, develop quizzes or create complete lessons or artistic collections, and build upon each for more personal and memorable learning....Become part of a collaborative, global community of learners who are passionate about bringing to light new knowledge, ideas, and insight.
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OER: How to Find, Use and Share Free Teaching Tools and Resources
An Every Classroom Matters Episode
Connected Learning is an educational approach designed for our ever-changing world. It makes learning relevant to all populations, to real life and real work, and to the realities of the digital age, where the demand for learning never stops.
Wednesday, March 23rd, 8 pm EST- Design Thinking in the Classroom Webinar Recorded
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