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Intro to VEX GO Educator Training Workshop(In Person) presented by the REC Foundation (3:00pm-6:00pm Central Time Zone)

Date
10/29/2021
Código de evento
RE-WORKSHOP-21-5162
Programa
Workshops & Camps
Tipo de evento
Workshop
Event Format
In-Person
Capacidad
20
Plazas disponibles
15
Event Region
Tennessee
Precio
FREE
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Meet VEX GO. Join us (in person) in Brentwood, TN prior to the Haunted: A Halloween Signature Event.

VEX GO is an affordable STEM construction system that taps into children's natural inquisitiveness. VEX GO utilizes the VEX plastic construction system, with adaptations for elementary students. The approachability of VEX GO allows young students to investigate, tinker, explore, make mistakes, and try again. VEX GO fosters critical learning at an age when young minds are still open to their full potential.

This 3-Hour Workshop will introduce educators, administrators, and parents to the vast resources and opportunities available using the VEX GO construction system, VEX Code software package, Curriculum and Teacher Resources, and the VEX GO Classroom Challenges.

Participants do not need the VEX GO construction kit, but will need a computer or tablet to "play along" with the coding activities and explore the many online resources. 

Part 1: Intro to VEX and the REC Foundation

  • REC Foundation overview
  • Vertical Alignment of VEX programs

Part 2: Classroom implementation of VEX GO

  • Intro to VEX GO 
  • Educator Resources Overview

    • Pacing Guides
    • Teacher Resources
    • Educator Certification Course
  • VEX GO  Classroom Challenge: Level UP!
  • ​VEX GO Competition: Take on a Mission!
    • Registering a Team
    • Conducting Classroom Challenges
    • Attending a Showcase Event
    • Attending a GO Competition
    • Student Awards and Recognition

Part 3: Intro to Coding with VEXcode VR

  • VEXcode VR Overview

Age / Grade Level:
Adults

Event Dates & Locations

Fecha: 10/29/2021

Lugar / ubicación:
Brentwood Academy
219 Granny White Pike
Brentwood, Tennessee 37027
United States

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Agenda

Part 1

 Intro to VEX GO

  • REC Foundation overview
  • Vertical Alignment of VEX programs
  • Demonstrations of selected VEX GO STEM Labs

Part 2

Classroom implementation of VEX GO

  • Educator Resources Overview

    • Pacing Guides
    • Teacher Resources
    • Educator Certification Course
  • VEX GO  Classroom Challenge: Level UP!
  • VEX GO Competition: Take on a Mission!
    • Registering a Team
    • Conducting Classroom Challenges
    • Attending a Showcase Event
    • Attending a GO Competition
    • Student Awards and Recognition

 

Part 3

Intro to Coding with VEX Code VR

  • VEX Code VR Overview

Volunteer

N/A

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Participants will be emailed in the event of cancellation.

Refund Policy

N/A

Health and Safety Policies

Virtual Learning