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Join fellow math and science teachers to develop activities for your classroom using Micro:bit (https://microbit.org).  This project is supported by the O’Toole Teacher Leadership award given to Dr. Chinma Uche of CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering.  Dr. Uche is looking for twenty STEM teachers to collaborate with and develop activities for grades 9-12 classrooms.
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Join fellow math and science teachers to develop activities for your classroom using Micro:bit (https://microbit.org).  This project is supported by the O’Toole Teacher Leadership award given to Dr. Chinma Uche of CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering.  Dr. Uche is looking for twenty STEM teachers to collaborate with and develop activities for grades 9-12 classrooms.

Expectations from participating teachers:
  1. Teachers will attend 6 hours of training to learn about the Microbit and collaborate to develop student centered activities for the classroom.
  2. Teachers will teach an activity to their class.
  3. Teachers will participate in a showcase of the developed activity and the results from their teaching.
  4. Teachers will complete a simple pre & post survey and write a summary of their experience.
 
Teachers will be provided with 10 Microbits and will be compensated for this at a rate of $50 per hour for a total of $300 dollars.The first 4 hours will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019.The other 2 hours will be spent in teams formed during the September 14th meeting and the showcase will take place during the Computer Science Education week (https://csedweek.org/), on a date that will be determined.(CS Ed Week is December 9-15).
 
To apply to participate in the PD, please complete the form by following the link: (https://urlzs.com/p7swT)
To find out more please contact Dr. Chinma Uche, cuche@crec.org
 
 
Where
CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering
1101 Kennedy Rd
Windsor, CT  06095
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Chinma Uche
chinmauche@aol.com
8603247725