Thursday, 5 November 2015

Robotics workshops for Tasmanian School Teachers


Contact: Ying Chen, University of Tasmania
p: 03 62 266213   e: ying.chen@utas.edu.au
w: www.utas.edu.au/computing-information-systems/people

Date: Hobart 25 November 2015, Launceston 01 December 2015
Burnie 03 December 2015      RSVP: 5 pm, Monday 23 November 2015
Location: Hobart, Launceston & Burnie

Intended Audience: Current and Training Primary and High school Teachers in Tasmania

These workshops aim at preparing teachers from Year 4 to Year 10 with little or no programming experience to teach coding relevant to the newly endorsed Digital Technology curriculum via using robotics. Graphical RobotC will be introduced for programming which can suit students ranging from middle primary school to upper high school levels. Both virtual world and EV3 robots will be used to provide a fun and engaging learning experience.
The workshops are funded by Google and are free for all participants. See attachment for more details and registration.
Flyer Workshop