Looking for standards-based professional learning? ideastream offers a wealth of professional learning opportunities.
ideastream's Education department provides a wide array of professional learning opportunities to thousands of educators in over 200 school districts in an eleven county area in Northeast Ohio.
Technology training services can be tailored to a district’s needs from novice to the scholar and can be provided in the ideastream teaching labs, in your school district, or via Distance Learning.
All sessions held at Idea Center at PlayhouseSquare unless otherwise noted below.
Graduate credit is available for workshops that meet university requirements.
Refund Policy: No refunds with less than 24-hour's notice.
For questions regarding workshops, contact Eric Siler
Graduate Credit Professional Learning Opportunities
Getting Started with MakerSpace & Coding
Description: Two teachers in grades 4-12 are invited to register as a pair & learn how to supplement their lessons with design and coding. Each pair of teachers will receive two 3D Pens with Filament, two Worlds of Making…book, one Makey Makey invention kit, and one Arduino Uno R3 Microcontroller. Receive step-by-step information on how to use each device. See how to easily design lessons. Bring a laptop with a USB port or borrow one of ours. Come ready to play and learn. A great workshop for teachers who are serious about integrating MakerSpace and Coding into teaching and learning.
Thursday, March 1, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $335 for two people (includes two 3D pens with filament, one Makey Makey, two Worlds of Making…book, one Getting Started with Arduino book, and one Arduino Uno R3 Microcontroller)
Contact Hours: 3
Graduate Credit: One credit will be available through Ashland University for an additional $160 by attending the entire session and completing a project.