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Monday, December 4 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Makers of Mastery in the Classroom

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This session will explore the active ways Maker culture can be incorporated into the classroom. Teachers will learn about the history and philosophy behind the Maker movement. In addition, teachers will learn some of the tools used to facilitate inquiry, creativity and innovation to show mastery of the content, including 3D Printing with TinkerCad, Stop Motion Animation, Green Screen, Spheros, and VR. The presentation will also offer suggestions on how build a maker culture at your school both in pedagogy and acquiring the materials needed to get started.

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Mike Dunavant

ITRT, Hungary Creek MS
Mike Dunavant has been a Social Studies teacher and an ITRT in Henrico County for over 15 years. Mike's philosophy is about active learning. How can students learn the content in a relevant way? Last year he and his Librarian collaborated to win a $20,000 HEF grant to bring Maker... Read More →
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Amanda Kinsler

ITRT, Tuckahoe
Amanda is the current ITRT at Tuckahoe Middle School

Monday December 4, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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