July 9, 10 and 11, 2018; 9 am – 3 pm
Learn how to utilize a free online platform, MIT APP Inventor, to teach students the fundamentals of app design and build computation thinking skills to support problem-solving across STEM disciplines. NYSCI Instructors will demonstrate pedagogical approaches for engaging students in app design projects that increase critical thinking and fosters creativity and innovation. Correlations to computer science standards and NYC Science Scope & Sequence will be made. No prior knowledge needed.
At the end of the PD enter a raffle for a chance to win a free tablet or chrome book! Additional giveaways will also be included for other participants.
July 9, 10 and 11, 2018; 9 am – 3 pm.
This introductory course is recommended for teachers working with students in grades 5 – 8.
Lunch will be provided.
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Computer Programming Through App Design is made possible through the generous support of the Seth Sprague Educations and Charitable Foundation.