January 23, 2016

Teaching Through Immersive Virtual Environments

11:15  -  1:30
207 Lecture Hall

Participants will explore and investigate the virtual world of ecosystems using Harvard Graduate School of Education’s immersive virtual environment known as EcoMUVE. The session will conclude with how you can bring this free program to your school(s), technical specifications required, and tips on successful implementation strategies. Participants will receive a Quick Start Guide, sample curriculum […]

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Building Inquiring Communities through Integrated Units

11:15  -  1:30
105A

Participants will engage in three components of developing integrated units. We will explore planning, building communities that question, and integrating hands-on opportunities. Please come with a laptop or electronic device and a Google Classroom and Drive account. (2-hour session) Co-Presenters: Katie Butterfield Virginia Biggs

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UA STEM in Action! (2 hours)

11:15  -  1:15
102B

Join a fast-paced session, showcasing innovative and integrated K-12 STEM programs. Experience research, design, group based inquiry and real world science designed by a myriad of campus partners. Co-Presenters: Sara Chavarria Colin Waite Kathleen Walker Rebecca Lipson Laura Faulkenberry Emma William Becky Brice

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