Sphero is ready to ball at ISTE 2016
It’s your turn to learn. Bring ed tech to class.
ISTE is around the corner… and it’s right in our backyard. Join the Sphero team in Denver at the International Society for Technology Education (ISTE) Conference and Expo from June 26 — June 29th. Hands-on workshops will give you the tools to ignite critical thinking in your classroom.
The ISTE Conference is all about big ideas. Speakers share innovative ideas and groundbreaking technologies that will impact education for years to come. Help today’s learners become tomorrow’s leaders.
Where the party’s at
Monday, June 27th
10:00–11:00 Bill Cullen — SPRK Product Manager
New SPRK Robot and Lightning Lab App Demo
-Designed to inspire curiosity, creativity, and invention through connected play and coding, this new SPRK is far more than just a robot. Watch and learn about Sphero’s NEW robot and foundational programming.
12:00-1:00pm Brett Salakas — Founder #aussieED, Primary Teacher, 1:1 Educator
Tales from Australia: How Teachers are Using Sphero
-In this presentation you will hear tales from down under! How have Aussie teachers been using Sphero in their classrooms? Get real ideas from real teachers (even if they are from the other side of the world).
Tuesday, June 28th
1:00–2:00pm Julie Willcott & Richard Perry —Higher Ed Apple Distinguished Educators
-Using Robots to Foster Creativity and Empathy in the Classroom
Learn how inexpensive robots are being used in classrooms including humanities, the arts, and science in ways that foster creativity and empathy.
3:00–4:00pm Zach Zayner — Educational Product Educator
Introducing Sphero in 5 Steps
-Learn five steps that can prepare you for the difficult task of introducing new technology to other teachers and students while you are introduced to Sphero and Lightning Lab.
Wednesday, June 29th
11:00–12:00pm Chris Schmitz — Elementary Computer Technology Teacher
Giving Education a SPRK
-This session details authentic experiences teaching collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship using Sphero.
We’re also super pumped to have over 16 workshops and sessions incorporating Sphero into their sessions at ISTE!
We’ll catch you at the show!
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